Letter: Relearning the 3 R’s? Reinterpretation, Recontact, and Return of Genetic Variants

Genetics in Medicine (2019)

Posted: 13 May 2019

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Bartha Knoppers

McGill University

Adrian Thorogood

McGill University - Centre for Genomics and Policy

Ma'n H. Zawati

McGill University - Centre of Genomics and Policy

Date Written: April 12, 2019

Abstract

The genetic policy world is currently ablaze with debates over the extent of clinician and researcher responsibilities to reinterpret variants and recontact patients and participants, to say nothing of obligations to return results and secondary findings.

Keywords: relearning, reinterpretation, recontact, return, genetic variants

Suggested Citation

Knoppers, Bartha and Thorogood, Adrian and Zawati, Ma'n H., Letter: Relearning the 3 R’s? Reinterpretation, Recontact, and Return of Genetic Variants (April 12, 2019). Genetics in Medicine (2019), Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3371019

Bartha Knoppers

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Adrian Thorogood

McGill University - Centre for Genomics and Policy ( email )

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Ma'n H. Zawati (Contact Author)

McGill University - Centre of Genomics and Policy ( email )

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Montreal, Quebec H3A 0G1
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