My Health Record can store genomic data but critics say it's not ready

Description

The federal government's My Health Record system is capable of storing genomic information, such as a person's genetic risk of developing cancer, which could turbocharge medical research but has intensified privacy and security fears.

Subject

Privacy

Period5 Aug 2018 → 6 Aug 2018

Media coverage

5

Media coverage

  • TitleMy Health Record can store genomic data but critics say it's not ready
    Media name/outletMedicalHealthNews.net
    CountryTurkey
    Date6/08/18
    PersonsBruce Baer Arnold
  • TitleMy Health Record can store genomic data but critics say it's not ready
    Media name/outletWA Today
    CountryAustralia
    Date5/08/18
    PersonsBruce Baer Arnold
  • TitleMy Health Record can store genomic data but critics say it's not ready
    Media name/outletWA Today
    CountryAustralia
    Date5/08/18
    PersonsBruce Baer Arnold
  • TitleMy Health Record can store genomic data but critics say it's not ready
    Media name/outletCanberra Times Online
    CountryAustralia
    Date5/08/18
    PersonsBruce Baer Arnold
  • TitleMy Health Record can store genomic data but critics say it's not ready
    Media name/outletCanberra Times
    CountryAustralia
    Date5/08/18
    PersonsBruce Baer Arnold