Federal Regulation: Gene Tests Get Tested

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Science  07 Feb 1997:
Vol. 275, Issue 5301, pp. 782
DOI: 10.1126/science.275.5301.782

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One of the first companies to bring a genomics invention to market has run into a series of obstacles—including concern about the need for federal regulation of the field—that suggest that genetic testing may not lead to the quick commercial payoff some had predicted.