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YLE: Genetic testing trials to start

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This spring 200 blood donors will be offered the possibility of voluntary genetic testing in Finland. The use of genetic testing and genetic information promises to be one of the biggest preventative measures in health care in the next five years.


Genome data

Sitra is supporting the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health in the preparation of a national genome strategy. Currently under way, the preparation work is scheduled for completion in the spring of 2015.


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