Protecting Privacy in Clinical Genomics Databases

Sunday, 16 February 2014
Regency C (Hyatt Regency Chicago)
Eran Halperin , Tel Aviv University and University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
This talk will provide an overview of the vulnerabilities of genomic databases, and recent advances in re-identification methods for genomics data. Dr. Halperin co-authored a recent paper on identifying genomes by surname inference