Black Representation in Genetic Research Study

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Black Representation in Genetic Research Study

October 25, 2021
23andMe scientists recently shared some encouraging preliminary findings with participants in our Black Representation in Genetic Research study. The study is meant to help accelerate scientific discoveries and medical insights…
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New 23andMe+ Report on Severe Acne

October 20, 2021
A new 23andMe+ report looks at the genetics around severe acne, a condition that can leave both literal and emotional scars.
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Indigenous Regions
Ancestry Reports

A new analysis sheds light on some customers’ Indigenous genetic ancestry from North America

July 16, 2021
23andMe added eight new regions within North America reflecting Indigenous genetic ancestry. The addition is in response not just to requests from thousands of customers, but also as part of…
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23andMe Customer Stories

Taking Action for Health, A BRCA Story

October 14, 2021
After learning she had a BRCA variant that put her at higher risk for breast and ovarian cancer, Jenn took action.
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Black Representation in Genetic Research Study

October 25, 2021
23andMe scientists recently shared some encouraging preliminary findings with participants in our Black Representation in Genetic Research study. The study is meant to help accelerate scientific discoveries and medical insights…
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A Letter from Anne: Making Personalized Healthcare a Reality

October 22, 2021
23andMe’s CEO and Cofounder Anne Wojcicki announced that the company agreed to acquire the telemedicine company Lemonaid Health, a move that marks another step in making personalized healthcare a reality and furthers the company’s mission to help people access, understand, and benefit from the human genome.
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New 23andMe+ Report on Severe Acne

October 20, 2021
A new 23andMe+ report looks at the genetics around severe acne, a condition that can leave both literal and emotional scars.
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Raising Awareness About Fatty Liver Disease

October 18, 2021
Wayne Eskridge CEO of the Fatty Liver Foundation wants to raise awareness about fatty liver disease, and help people make changes toward better health.
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Work Life Balance at 23andMe

October 18, 2021
This month Comparably included 23andMe on its list of large businesses with the Best Company Work-Life Balance in 2021. The ranking comes from 23andMe employees who submitted anonymous reviews.
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Taking Action for Health, A BRCA Story

October 14, 2021
After learning she had a BRCA variant that put her at higher risk for breast and ovarian cancer, Jenn took action.
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Black Representation in Genetic Research Study

October 25, 2021
23andMe scientists recently shared some encouraging preliminary findings with participants in our Black Representation in Genetic Research study. The study is meant to help accelerate scientific discoveries and medical insights…
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A Letter from Anne: Making Personalized Healthcare a Reality

October 22, 2021
23andMe’s CEO and Cofounder Anne Wojcicki announced that the company agreed to acquire the telemedicine company Lemonaid Health, a move that marks another step in making personalized healthcare a reality and furthers the company’s mission to help people access, understand, and benefit from the human genome.
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New 23andMe+ Report on Severe Acne

October 20, 2021
A new 23andMe+ report looks at the genetics around severe acne, a condition that can leave both literal and emotional scars.
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Raising Awareness About Fatty Liver Disease

October 18, 2021
Wayne Eskridge CEO of the Fatty Liver Foundation wants to raise awareness about fatty liver disease, and help people make changes toward better health.
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Work Life Balance at 23andMe

October 18, 2021
This month Comparably included 23andMe on its list of large businesses with the Best Company Work-Life Balance in 2021. The ranking comes from 23andMe employees who submitted anonymous reviews.
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Taking Action for Health, A BRCA Story

October 14, 2021
After learning she had a BRCA variant that put her at higher risk for breast and ovarian cancer, Jenn took action.
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Colonists and Colon Cancer

January 03, 2008
When Mr. and Mrs. George Fry arrived in the New World nearly four centuries ago, they brought with them not just dreams of a better life, but a curse —…
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Risky Business

November 02, 2007
People often talk about genes as if they were directly related to specific diseases, as in “the breast cancer gene” or “the gene for alcoholism.” But the fact of the…
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Breakthrough of the Year

December 20, 2007
A certain provider of personal genetic information is mentioned in Science magazine’s Breakthrough of the Year article, published in the Dec. 21 issue.The journal bestowed 2007 Breakthrough of the Year…
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Silly Rabbit, Spit Comes from Quids

January 07, 2008
A few years back, archaeologist Anna Dhody was thinking about how amazing it is that DNA forensic scientists can collect DNA evidence from nothing more than a discarded cigarette butt…
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Sex, money, dancing, eating….and voles?

January 09, 2008
At the end of last year (2007) you may have seen reports claiming that scientists in Israel discovered the “gene for altruism.”What they actually found was that a variation in…
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My Genome is in a Tube of Spit?

January 04, 2008
Spit has DNA? Well, not exactly. Spit has cells in it, and the cells have DNA. For everything except bacteria (and some other types of single-celled organisms), DNA is wound…
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