Genomic resource centre

Articles and reports

Association of State and Territorial Health Officials, USA

  • Policy Forums
    Summary of Policy Forums held in January and June of 2002, discussing policy issues for health officials, legislatures and government officials so to offer a greater understanding of the potential uses for genetics to improve public health and the information needed to make informed policy decisions.

American Society of Law, Medicine and Ethics

British Medical Journal

Commission on Macroeconomics and Health, WHO

Council of State Governments, USA

Department of Health, South Africa

Department of Health, UK

Genomics and Disease Prevention, CDC

  • General Recommendations for Quality Assurance Programs for Laboratory Molecular Genetic Tests
    Produced by the Public Health Practice Program Office in the Division of Laboratory Systems in Atlanta, Georgia, this is a list of policy recommendations after a critical examination of current technologies used in molecular testing, including, nucleic acid amplification (NAA), DNA sequencing, Southern blot analysis (SBA), and fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH)

Global Forum for Health Research, Switzerland

  • The 10/90 Gap on Health Research (2001-2002)
    Focuses on the crucial role of health and health research in the reduction of poverty; progress in the definition of priorities for health research; the development of partnerships and networks in key research areas; and the application of a new tool for developing the priority research agenda.

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)

Journal of Cinical Genetics

Journal of Gene Therapy

National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL)

Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

Partnership for Prevention Organization

Social Science and Medicine

The Nuffield Trust