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A genome blogger manifesto

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Author(s): Corpas Manuel

Journal: GigaScience
ISSN 2047-217X

Volume: 1;
Issue: 1;
Start page: 15;
Date: 2012;
Original page

Keywords: Genome | Blogging | Personal genomics

ABSTRACT
Abstract Cheap prices for genomic testing have revolutionized consumers’ access to personal genomics. Exploration of personal genomes poses significant challenges for customers wishing to learn beyond provider customer reports. A vibrant community has spontaneously appeared blogging experiences and data as a way to learn about their personal genomes. No set of values has publicly been described to date encapsulating ideals and code of conduct for this community. Here I present a first attempt to address this vacuum based on my own personal experiences as genome blogger.
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