Forum Posts by
Wendy Chung, MD, PhD
- Do You Want the Police Snooping in Your DNA?
Posted on June 15, 2018
In late April, a suspect thought to be the Golden State Killer, a man who had eluded police for decades after committing a string of murders and rapes in Northern California and Orange County between 1976 and 1986, was identified on the basis of DNA evidence. Although we celebrate the dogged pursuit of a more… Read more
- The FDA Proposes Roadblocks to Laboratory Diagnostics
Posted on August 19, 2014
The American laboratory industry and its ability to serve patients are being challenged by a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) proposal that will create a new bureaucracy to regulate some of the most important tests that labs perform. On July 31, the FDA issued a 60-day notice that it planned to issue proposed guidance that would… Read more