Stepping Back Up Amid COVID-19

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23andMe COVID-19 Study Findings Published

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Study Highlights How Common Genetic Variants Are that Impact Drug Processing

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Making Good of Your Time

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At 23andMe It Starts with Privacy

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Stepping Back Up Amid COVID-19

September 18, 2020
New data from 23andMe shows that although people became less active early in the COVID-19 pandemic, activity-levels measured in steps have gone back up.
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Health and Traits

23andMe Offers a New Report on APOL1-Related Chronic Kidney Disease

August 05, 2020
23andMe added a new Genetic Health Risk report on APOL1-related chronic kidney disease that has particular relevance for customers with African ancestry.
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Ancestry Reports

Celebrate your Ancient DNA with a New Neanderthal Report

April 23, 2020
23andMe customers can celebrate their ancient DNA with a New Neanderthal Report, where they’ll find new trait associations, and new features to share their results.
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23andMe Customer Stories

A Gift of Knowledge

July 14, 2020
Ann, a genetics professor, used 23andMe to find her mother’s sister. But 23andMe also offered a gift of knowledge with insight into her ancestry and health.
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Stepping Back Up Amid COVID-19

September 18, 2020
New data from 23andMe shows that although people became less active early in the COVID-19 pandemic, activity-levels measured in steps have gone back up.
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23andMe COVID-19 Study Findings Published

September 09, 2020
This week 23andMe scientists published findings from the first four months of our COVID-19 study using data from more than a million research participants that found both genetic and non-genetic…
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Study Highlights How Common Genetic Variants Are that Impact Drug Processing

September 08, 2020
A majority of people have at least one genetic variant in the CYP2C19 gene that may alter how their bodies process commonly prescribed drugs.
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Making Good of Your Time

September 02, 2020
Jamie’s experience volunteering at Camp Champ helped to lead 23andMe to add a new Volunteer Time Off benefit for all its employees.
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At 23andMe It Starts with Privacy

August 26, 2020
Securing and protecting that data is paramount to 23andMe. We’re committed to keeping our customers’ trust and providing a secure place where they can explore their DNA, knowing their privacy is protected. That starts with giving our customers a choice in whether their data is shared. We also want our customers to clearly understand how their data might be used if they choose to share it, and by whom.
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New Insights from Lupus Research

August 24, 2020
23andMe shares insights from its Lupus Research Study, one of the largest genetic studies of the condition to date. Although the study did not find any new genetic associations, the research did reveal new details on symptoms, and associated conditions.
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Stepping Back Up Amid COVID-19

September 18, 2020
New data from 23andMe shows that although people became less active early in the COVID-19 pandemic, activity-levels measured in steps have gone back up.
Read More

23andMe COVID-19 Study Findings Published

September 09, 2020
This week 23andMe scientists published findings from the first four months of our COVID-19 study using data from more than a million research participants that found both genetic and non-genetic…
Read More

Study Highlights How Common Genetic Variants Are that Impact Drug Processing

September 08, 2020
A majority of people have at least one genetic variant in the CYP2C19 gene that may alter how their bodies process commonly prescribed drugs.
Read More

Making Good of Your Time

September 02, 2020
Jamie’s experience volunteering at Camp Champ helped to lead 23andMe to add a new Volunteer Time Off benefit for all its employees.
Read More

At 23andMe It Starts with Privacy

August 26, 2020
Securing and protecting that data is paramount to 23andMe. We’re committed to keeping our customers’ trust and providing a secure place where they can explore their DNA, knowing their privacy is protected. That starts with giving our customers a choice in whether their data is shared. We also want our customers to clearly understand how their data might be used if they choose to share it, and by whom.
Read More

New Insights from Lupus Research

August 24, 2020
23andMe shares insights from its Lupus Research Study, one of the largest genetic studies of the condition to date. Although the study did not find any new genetic associations, the research did reveal new details on symptoms, and associated conditions.
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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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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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