Because freedom can't protect itself
I personally don't like the idea of anyone having my genome material. I don't care who it is.
News flash: Autism is NOT a disease! Instead, they are properly classified as developmental DISORDERS. The National Institutes of Health have excellent information available. See http://www.nichd.nih.gov/health/topics/asd.cfm or http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/publications/autism/what-are-the-autism-spectrum-disorders.shtml
It's 99.9% (or thereabouts) not yours, anyway. Let's just worry about the variable regions which can be used for identification and not the portions we all have and those which are shared by other metazoans.
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