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Institute of Medicine (US) Roundtable on Translating Genomic-Based Research for Health. The Value of Genetic and Genomic Technologies: Workshop Summary. Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2010.

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The Value of Genetic and Genomic Technologies: Workshop Summary.

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This report has been reviewed in draft form by individuals chosen for their diverse perspectives and technical expertise, in accordance with procedures approved by the National Research Council’s Report Review Committee. The purpose of this independent review is to provide candid and critical comments that will assist the institution in making its published report as sound as possible and to ensure that the report meets institutional standards for objectivity, evidence, and responsiveness to the study charge. The review comments and draft manuscript remain confidential to protect the integrity of the process. We wish to thank the following individuals for their review of this report:

Felix W. Frueh, Vice President, R&D Personalized Medicine Medco Health Solutions Inc, Bethesda, MD

J. Jay Gargus, Professor of Pediatrics, Human Genetics Division & Metabolism, Professor of Physiology & Biophysics, University of California, Irvine

Eric J. Topol, Director, Scripps Translational Science Institute, The Gary and Mary West Chair of Innovative Medicine; Chief Academic Officer, Scripps Health, La Jolla, CA

Marc S. Williams, Director, Clinical Genetics Institute, Intermountain Health Care, Inc., Salt Lake City, UT

Although the reviewers listed above have provided many constructive comments and suggestions, they did not endorse the final draft of the report before its release. The review of this report was overseen by Elena O. Nightingale, Scholar-In-Residence, Institute of Medicine, Washington, DC. Appointed by the Institute of Medicine, she was responsible for making certain that an independent examination of this report was carried out in accordance with institutional procedures and that all review comments were carefully considered. Responsibility for the final content of this report rests entirely with the authors and the institution.

Copyright © 2010, National Academy of Sciences.
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