. In Case You’ve Missed It Native Biodata is a Natural Resource. U.S. Tribes Must Act Quickly to Protect It « JO LEE MAGAZINE

NATIVE NEWS ONLINE – Native biodata is generating a multiplicity of issues that many tribal governments have yet to consider. The same groundbreaking biodata innovation used to confirm Sitting Bull’s descendants could also be used in the recent investigations into the unrecorded child deaths and burials at Canadian and U.S. Boarding schools. While DNA might be used to support identification, the genetic biological data will have to undergo a series of complex testing without tribal oversight into how and where the DNA will be stored and used.


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