Harnessing genomics and biotechnology to improve global health equity
Peter A. Singer and Abdullah S. Daar argue that, with decisive and timely action, genome-related biotechnology can be harnessed to improve global health equity.
They give examples of genome-related biotechnology being applied successfully to health problems in developing countries and propose a five-point strategy, including research, capacity strengthening, consensus building, public engagement, and an investment fund.
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Reference: Science 294, 87 (2001)