Posted on March 23, 2018
Ethics of genetic testing
While genetic testing has been used to advantage in medical research, it has proved a very slippery slope when it comes to athletes and athletic performance. The Australian Institute of Sport has written their recommendations to “address the implications of recent advances in the field of genetics and the ramifications for the health and well-being of athletes”. This infographic outlines 10 key points coming out of the “Ethics of genetic testing and research in sport: A position statement from the Australian Institute of Sport”.