HHS committee to recommend lab test oversight

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As DTC promoters push all kinds of genetic tests, a high-level HHS advisory committee is preparing to recommend that FDA should have some level of oversight for all lab tests, including the more than 1,100 genetic tests now offered by hundreds of labs across the nation. 
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