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  State Genetic Information         

State Genetics Contact:


Delaware Health and Social Services
NBS Program – Jesse Cooper Building
Federal and Water Streets
P.O. Box 637
Dover, DE 19901
(302)741-2990

 
 
Clinical Genetic Services:

Clinical genetics are medical services provided to individuals, families, and populations who have or are at risk for disorders with genetic implications. Services include testing, counseling, education, treatment, and where appropriate, referral for other services.

GeneTests, is a publicly-funded, medical genetics information resource that has a searchable clinical directory for all states, type of service, and specialty clinic.
Click here for: Gene Tests Homepage
Click here for: GeneTests - Delaware Clinical Directory
 
 
 Legislation:

Genetic legislation may be clearly expressed in public health statutes. It may also be embedded in other regulations, administrative rules, or other less obvious statutes, e.g. labor law. Identifying and interpreting state genetics legislation is not necessarily straightforward. One example of genetic-related legislation in Delaware is:

Click here for: Title 16. Health and Safety. Part II, Chapter 12. Informed Consent and Confidentiality. Subchapter II. Genetic Information

Resources for genetic legislation include:

State genetics contact

Click here for: Delaware General Assembly Online

Click here for: National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) Genetics Laws and Legislative Activity. Select a topic of interest for legislation in each state (where available).
 

 

 
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