Bioinformatics Journal Club
Please read the article cited below and then answer the following questions. Submit a printed
copy of your answers at the START of the journal club meeting on Oct 9, 2012.
Do you think this threate
In the article a Judge Milan Smith Jr. writes, for a three judge panels opinion, that DNA
collection is like fingerprinting. Explain.
What is the good that has come from this?
What is the argument against using this method?
Is it a bad thing to
have genetic information stored indefinite
ly in a government database?
Are we moving in a similar direction with medical information?