SNPwatch: Two Groups Discover DNA Variations Linked to Male Pattern Baldness

October 13, 2008
SNPwatch gives you the latest news about research linking various traits and conditions to individual genetic variations. These studies are exciting because they offer a glimpse into how genetics may...
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Fuhgetabouddit! Notes from Long Island, the Frontier of Personal Genomics (This Weekend)

October 11, 2008
The structure of DNA was first publicly described 55 years ago at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) on Long Island in New York by James Watson. Thursday night, the now...
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Meet the Team: Andro Hsu

October 10, 2008
Andro is 23andMe’s science and policy liaison. His main responsibility is to monitor opinion in policy, regulatory, academic, and other stakeholder circles, and to integrate this feedback into 23andMe’s product...
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A New Way to View Your Data

October 10, 2008
23andMe is always looking for ways not just to give our customers more data, but to help them better understand their genetic information and what it means for them. This...
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Who Built the Terracotta Army? The Genetic Origins of the Qin Dynasty Mausoleum Workers

October 08, 2008
One of the most infamous emperors of Chinese antiquity was the very first:   Qin Shi Huang.   Also known as Ying Zheng, he ruled the Chinese state of Qin...
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SNPwatch: AMD Linked to Yet Another Immune System Gene

October 07, 2008
SNPwatch gives you the latest news about research linking various traits and conditions to individual genetic variations. These studies are exciting because they offer a glimpse into how genetics may...
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SNPwatch: Genetic Variant Linked to Cleft Lip

October 06, 2008
SNPwatch gives you the latest news about research linking various traits and conditions to individual genetic variations. These studies are exciting because they offer a glimpse into how genetics may...
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Meet the Team: Marcela

October 03, 2008
Meet Marcela, a product manager at 23andMe. A product manager represents the customer’s needs while also considering engineering constraints and business requirements. Her most recent projects were focused on building...
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Plus ca change … The Mystery of Ultraconserved Elements

October 02, 2008
Before efforts to sequence the human genome began, scientists thought they’d find about 100,000 protein coding genes in the three billion bases pairs of DNA that are found in almost...
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23andMe Co-founders Announce Breast Cancer Initiative

October 02, 2008
23andMe is marking the 23rd anniversary of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October with an initiative to build a web-based forum dedicated to helping women who face the disease....
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