23andMe Ancestry Basics

June 02, 2014
We got a great response from our Google Hangout earlier this month, which focused on some of 23andMe’s basic ancestry tools. During the presentation CeCe Moore, a genetic genealogist and...
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A Conversation With 23andMe’s Eric Durand

May 30, 2014
This interview is part of an occasional series of profiles introducing you to the people behind 23andMe’s compelling research. Eric Durand has been instrumental in developing several ancestry features at...
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Who I Am

May 27, 2014
Although his family had always told him they were of Mexican and Puerto Rican ancestry, David Aguilar never thought that truly captured who he was. “I always felt that I...
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A Conversation With 23andMe’s Arnab Chowdry

May 23, 2014
This interview is part of an occasional series of profiles introducing you to the people behind 23andMe’s compelling research. In his previous scientific life, Arnab Chowdry received a   SmileTrain...
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Debate Around Informing Research Participants

May 22, 2014
This post comes to us from our friends at the Michael J. Fox Foundation, which has worked with us through our Parkinson’s Research Community. There are many different points of...
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Parallel Lives

May 19, 2014
Kathy Fisher’s life journey has taken her far from home, but she’s never been far from family, even if she didn’t know it. In an uncanny coincidence, 23andMe connected Kathy...
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A Conversation with 23andMe Principal Scientist David Hinds

May 16, 2014
This interview is part of an occasional series of profiles introducing you to the people behind 23andMe’s compelling research. David Hinds spent nine years at Perlegen Sciences, where he was...
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Neanderthals And Modern Humans

May 14, 2014
BioCentury This Week has done a nice series of interviews with Svante Pääbo, the director of evolutionary genetics at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany, who...
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23andMe scientists improve method for finding relatives

May 12, 2014
Two 23andMe scientists have improved a long-used method for detecting shared DNA segments that researchers use to study everything from whether two people are related, to human demography, and even...
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A Conversation With 23andMe Researcher Chao Tian

May 09, 2014
This interview is part of an occasional series of profiles introducing you to the people behind 23andMe’s compelling research. Chao Tian is a statistical geneticist, who came to 23andMe after...
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