timothy from the ok-ok-we'll-let-you-keep-*some*-of-the-genes dept.
fialar writes to this "interesting article on how 10 major pharmaceutical companies want
to own your DNA. More specifically, the Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and Researchers of America (PhRMA), whom no one has hardly heard of.
They want to put pressure on lawmakers to wrest genetic information from private property into their own proprietary data banks. Read the article here."
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