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Customers Who Receive Genetic Health Data Not Alarmed by Results, Find Information Useful

January 11, 2017

(Science Daily) – As consumers have been able to learn more about their genetic makeup in recent years through personal genomic testing, one big criticism has been that without someone to interpret it, the health information could be harmful to the receivers. Not so, according to a University of Michigan study that shows that less than 2 percent of customers regret receiving such information, and only about 1 percent say they are harmed by the results.

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