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Buyer beware on direct-to-consumer genetic test kits

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See Natasha Singer’s New York Times piece and/or just listen to the following audio clips of phone calls from a federal investigation, with testing company representatives telling “consumers” some egregious and unsubstantiated things about what the company tests can show and what the results mean. This is some pretty troubling stuff. Read Singer’s piece for more details on the feds’ investigation.

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