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Data Protection

Confidentiality: A code of practice for NHS staff


Declaration of Helsinki 2008 (Draft)

» Declaration of Helsinki Document
» PMA Clinical Studies

Research Health Authority


Human Genome Organisation International Guidelines for the ethics conduct of genetic research

Institution with regulatory oversight of genetic research in the UK – Emerging Science and Bioethics Advisory Committee

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