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23andMe Explores Dietary Habit and Health Outcomes

August 06, 2019
By Rafaela Bagur Quetglas, PhDYou are what you eat, is the old adage, but what does your diet actually say about you?  23andMe has a unique opportunity to explore that…
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Medical Education at 23andMe

August 02, 2019
 By Eloycsia Ratliff, MPH, 23andMe Medical Education Project Manager Editor’s note: This is the first post in an occasional series explaining our Medical Education program. It is no secret that the evolving…
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Why 23andMe Loves Neanderthals, And You Should Too

July 12, 2019
Modern humans and Neanderthals hail from a common ancestor, and non-Africans have some fraction of Neanderthal DNA. That overlapping history explains some of the things we have in common with our ancient human cousins.
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Now I Know Where I Belong

August 11, 2019
Juan Fernandez had made many presentations about his Dominican heritage and the island’s Native Taíno population. But he’d never been caught off-guard by such a simple and direct question before: “Do…
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Meet 23andMe’s Interns

August 16, 2019
By Lily Brickman, 23andMe Communications Intern23andMe’s second official internship program included 28 interns across a number of teams and in a variety of different roles.Our interns this year come from…
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Now I Know Where I Belong

August 11, 2019
Juan Fernandez had made many presentations about his Dominican heritage and the island’s Native Taíno population. But he’d never been caught off-guard by such a simple and direct question before: “Do…
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23andMe Explores Dietary Habit and Health Outcomes

August 06, 2019
By Rafaela Bagur Quetglas, PhDYou are what you eat, is the old adage, but what does your diet actually say about you?  23andMe has a unique opportunity to explore that…
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Medical Education at 23andMe

August 02, 2019
 By Eloycsia Ratliff, MPH, 23andMe Medical Education Project Manager Editor’s note: This is the first post in an occasional series explaining our Medical Education program. It is no secret that the evolving…
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Seoul Sisters and Brothers

July 31, 2019
When they met for the first time, Tamara Miller and Leslie Wheeler were struck by their similarities. They both are Korean adoptees, and both share a cheerful disposition and closets…
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A Predisposition to Save on 23andMe Health + Ancestry Service

July 22, 2019
A recent ruling by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) now allows for money set aside in a Flexible Spending Account (FSA) or Health Savings Account (HSA) to be used to…
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Meet 23andMe’s Interns

August 16, 2019
By Lily Brickman, 23andMe Communications Intern23andMe’s second official internship program included 28 interns across a number of teams and in a variety of different roles.Our interns this year come from…
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Now I Know Where I Belong

August 11, 2019
Juan Fernandez had made many presentations about his Dominican heritage and the island’s Native Taíno population. But he’d never been caught off-guard by such a simple and direct question before: “Do…
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23andMe Explores Dietary Habit and Health Outcomes

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By Rafaela Bagur Quetglas, PhDYou are what you eat, is the old adage, but what does your diet actually say about you?  23andMe has a unique opportunity to explore that…
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Medical Education at 23andMe

August 02, 2019
 By Eloycsia Ratliff, MPH, 23andMe Medical Education Project Manager Editor’s note: This is the first post in an occasional series explaining our Medical Education program. It is no secret that the evolving…
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Seoul Sisters and Brothers

July 31, 2019
When they met for the first time, Tamara Miller and Leslie Wheeler were struck by their similarities. They both are Korean adoptees, and both share a cheerful disposition and closets…
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A Predisposition to Save on 23andMe Health + Ancestry Service

July 22, 2019
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Colonists and Colon Cancer

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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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