• Leading genetics experts call for more racial representation in their industry

    3 days ago - By STAT

    As the Covid-19 pandemic has laid bare the racial inequalities in the United States' healthcare system, entrepreneurs in genetic research are speaking out about the importance of encouraging community outreach to combat those disparities and increasing diversity inside their own industry.
    An important first step in the battle is for industry leaders to acknowledge the foundational events that seeded the distrust many communities of color harbor today towards medical research, Tshaka Cunningham , co-founder and chief scientific officer of TruGenomix, said Thursday at a STAT Summit panel...
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