WMA Declaration of Taipei on Ethical Considerations regarding Health Databases and Biobanks – WMA – The World Medical Association
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"18. Special considerations should be given to the possible exploitation of intellectual property. Protections for ownership of materials, rights and privileges must be considered and contractually defined before collecting and sharing the material. Intellectual property issues should be addressed in a policy, which covers the rights of all stakeholders and communicated in a transparent manner....
Governance arrangements must include the following elements: ... Criteria and procedures concerning the access to and the sharing of the health data or biological material including the systematic use of Material Transfer Agreement (MTA) when necessary; ... The security measures to prevent unauthorized access or inappropriate sharing; ..."