MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — These days, DNA testing is making headlines in politics and criminal justice — and genetic privacy is increasingly in the spotlight.

At 23andMe, the industry’s best-known company, the executive tasked with thinking about safeguarding DNA is global privacy officer Kate Black.

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  • Agreed, can’t they just summarize what the article is about? Is 23andme for it, against it, or just want to sell the information to insurance companies so I can be denied insurance because they think I have an increased risk of variant CJD or something?

  • Don’t send out twitter links to articles behind a firewall – makes your potentila customers unhappy.

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