Ask a Patient Opinion Poll

Which of the following would MOST address your concerns about how your DNA is used by direct-to-consumer genetic testing companies?

(Total Votes: 18)

DNA and personal info would ONLY be used to provide me with test results (44.4%)
 

Approval authority over each instance of use instead of blanket consent (16.7%)
 

Approval authority plus compensation for commercial use (11.1%)
 

Not applicable, would not take DTC DNA test (27.8%)
 

Not applicable, no concerns (0.0%)
 

Other (0.0%)
 


Voter Comments (the following are opinions of readers and not AskaPatient.com)

  • • double-edged sword
  • • Why surrender yet more of your privacy?
  • • Bill of Rights: Privacy; unwarranted searches prohibited.
  • • Still would not want to do it


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