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Ethical, social and legal issues in pharmacogenomics

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Dr. Wertz tragically died on 29 April, 2003 in Cancun, Mexico. She is deeply missed by fellow members of the HUGO Ethics Committee, and her friends and colleagues around the world. This article is dedicated to her memory. Her academic address was: DC Wertz, Shriver Division, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 200 Trapelo Road, Waltham, MA 02452, USA.

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Wertz, D. Ethical, social and legal issues in pharmacogenomics. Pharmacogenomics J 3, 194–196 (2003).

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