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DNA to Z: Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing (National Network of Libraries of Medicine)

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When:
November 20, 2020 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
2020-11-20T14:00:00-05:00
2020-11-20T15:00:00-05:00

This webinar class will provide an overview of the history and current state of direct-to-consumer (DTC) genetic testing, which has become extremely popular in recent years. The differences between ancestry and health testing will be explored. The veracity of claims commonly made by testing companies will be assessed, and concerns and challenges surrounding these tests will be examined. Attendees will learn where to go to find essential background information about genetics needed to understand DTC tests and how to locate more advanced professional assistance.

 

For more information and to register, visit: https://nnlm.gov/training/classes-by-availability-scheduled

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