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Consenting for current genetic research: is Canadian practice adequate?

  • Iris Jaitovich Groisman1,
  • Nathalie Egalite1 and
  • Beatrice Godard1Email author
BMC Medical Ethics201415:80

Received: 19 September 2014

Accepted: 5 November 2014

Published: 20 November 2014

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Original Submission
19 Sep 2014 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
13 Oct 2014 Author responded Author comments - Iris Jaitovich Groisman
Resubmission - Version 3
13 Oct 2014 Submitted Manuscript version 3
5 Nov 2014 Editorially accepted
20 Nov 2014 Article published 10.1186/1472-6939-15-80

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Authors’ Affiliations

Omics-Ethics Research Group, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada