Table 1

Useful online ELSI resources, especially relevant for performing research in African populations
Resource Link
H3Africa High-Level Principles on Ethics, Governance and Resource Sharing http://h3africa.org/ethics_governance_resourcesharing.cfm webcite
Informed Consent: Ethical Considerations for Investigators Proposing to Collect Samples for the H3Africa Program http://h3africa.org/informedConsent.cfm webcite
NIH National Human Genome Research Institute: Informed Consent for Genomics Research http://www.genome.gov/27026588 webcite
NIH Office of Extramural Research: Protecting Human Research Participants Course http://phrp.nihtraining.com/users/login.php webcite
About the 1000 Genomes Project (Informed Consent Template) http://www.1000genomes.org/about webcite
Training and Resources in Research Ethics Evaluation http://elearning.trree.org webcite
MalariaGEN: Ethics and Governance http://www.malariagen.net/community/ethics-governance webcite
Southern African Society for Human Genetics: Documents and Links http://www.sashg.org/documents.htm webcite

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