What is health

Training members of local communities in science and

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Unformatted text preview: or the world: Medical genomics has focused almost entirely on those of European descent. Other ethnic groups must be studied to ensure that more people benefit. Is this a good thing or a not so good thing? Not so good thing: Tiny tribe of Native Americans who live beneath the cliffs of the Grand Canyon is shaking up genetics research, thanks to an unusual out- of- court agreement with ASU. Tribe members charged that their DNA had been collected by university researchers without proper consent; after a 6- year legal battle, the university has now agreed – among other concessions to return more than 100 DNA samples to the Havasupai and pay 700,000$. This research did not pan out the way it was intended, directed at type 2 diabetes. Is there a way to get to where we say we want to go? We are not doing it now, with no finish...
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