According to the steering committee’s report, the Hong Kong Genome Project will begin recruiting people in the middle of next year to help build up a database of genome sequences. Photo: Shutterstock
According to the steering committee’s report, the Hong Kong Genome Project will begin recruiting people in the middle of next year to help build up a database of genome sequences. Photo: Shutterstock
Medicine

Hong Kong lays out blueprint for future of genomic medicine

  • Steering committee gives eight recommendations on way forward for field that is becoming a critical aspect of health care
  • It calls for better supervision of tests and says people should not be required to submit test results to insurers to obtain coverage

According to the steering committee’s report, the Hong Kong Genome Project will begin recruiting people in the middle of next year to help build up a database of genome sequences. Photo: Shutterstock
According to the steering committee’s report, the Hong Kong Genome Project will begin recruiting people in the middle of next year to help build up a database of genome sequences. Photo: Shutterstock
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