Privacy and consumer genetic testing don’t always mix

Protections are spotty at best and vary by testing company

man swabbing his cheek

SPIT TAKE  Privacy risks abound as DNA goes digital for consumer genetic testing.

Image Point Fr/Shutterstock

This article is only available to Science News subscribers.

Subscribers, enter your e-mail address to access our archives.

Not a subscriber?

Science News is a nonprofit.

Support us by subscribing now.

More Stories from Science News on Genetics

From the Nature Index

Paid Content