Media coverage

Highlights of media coverage about the report

15.01.15Pharmaceutical TimesArticle: Direct-to-consumer genetic tests should come with a health warning
22.01.12Sunday TimesQuote from Professor Nikolas Rose in article: The secrets of living to 100
02.09.11Genome WebQuote from Professor Albert Weale (former Chair of the Council) in article: New Places, Same Ethics
01.02.11Red MagazineReport mentioned in health article of March edition "Who controls your body?"
20.10.10Medill Reports ChicagoArticle about report: Direct to consumer genetic testing kits aren't worth spit, according to British study
14.10.10Biopolitical TimesWeb article: Nuffield Council voices critical concerns on DTC gene tests
12.10.10Financial Times podcastInterview with Hugh Whittall about the launch of the report
12.10.10Reuters UKArticle about report: Online health services "need tighter rules"
12.10.10GenomeWebArticle about report: UK's Nuffield Council Issues DTC Genomics Recommendations
12.10.10Daily TechArticle about report: British Ethics Group Calls for Regulations on Testing Sold Directly to Consumers
12.10.10The ScotsmanArticle about report: Regulate medical websites to protect patients, say experts
12.10.10British Medical JournalArticle about report: Online sale of drugs and tests should be better regulated, says Nuffield report
12.10.10BBC Radio West MidlandsLive interview with Professor Nikolas Rose
12.10.10The TimesArticle about report: Private ‘health MoT’ scans to worried well should be banned, panel says (subscription required)
12.10.10BBC Radio OxfordLive interview with Professor Christopher Hood
12.10.10BBC Radio 4 The Today ProgrammeLive interview with Professor Christopher Hood
26.06.09Which? MagazineMentioned in article: Warnings over genetic testing
21.04.09Sky NewsInterview with Professor Christopher Hood on the consultation launch
21.04.09BBC News OnlineArticle on consultation launch: Fears over web health revolution
21.04.09The Daily TelegraphArticle on consultation launch: Expensive private health MOTs could be doing 'more harm than good'
21.04.09BBC Radio 4 The Today ProgrammeInterview with Hugh Whittall
21.04.2009The SunQuoted in article Health checks rip-off
21.04.09The TimesArticle on consultation launch: Ethics inquiry to judge challenges of genetic testing (subscription required)
21.04.09NHS Choices 'Behind the headlines'Article on consultation launch: Health checks on the web

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