[open-science] Fwd: European Commission Information Hearing on Scientific Information

Egon Willighagen egon.willighagen at gmail.com
Thu May 26 06:55:41 UTC 2011

2011/5/26 "Peter C. Gøtzsche" <pcg at cochrane.dk>:
> "Access to all data from clinical trials in humans is a moral imperative".

I understood that here in Sweden this is legally impossible, as it is
considered that even anonymized data invades privacy. I think what is
behind here is that you need only so few patient characteristics (rare
disease, age, gender) to identify him (/her) anyway.

Looking forward to how this discussion continues.


Dr E.L. Willighagen
Postdoctoral Researcher
Institutet för miljömedicin
Karolinska Institutet (http://ki.se/imm)
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