Maternal Connections

May 07, 2014
It’s no surprise that we inherit almost all of our traits from our parents, but 23andMe researchers found that more of those traits come from our mothers than our fathers....
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Some 23andMe Stories About Moms

May 05, 2014
Alice found her biological mom after decades of searching, so did Cody and PJ. We’ve heard from many customers about how 23andMe helped them find their mothers, learn more about...
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A Conversation With 23andMe Researcher Matthew McIntyre

May 02, 2014
This interview is part of an occasional series of profiles introducing you to the people behind 23andMe’s compelling research. Matthew McIntyre got hooked on genetics during an anthropology class that...
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The Power of One

May 01, 2014
23andMe’s research is unique in that it enlists the participation of   customers to power scientific breakthroughs. 23andMe can quickly gather data on a broad range of topics from a...
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Searching For Her Roots

April 30, 2014
In her 30 years of searching Perline Porter had to chase down rumors, uncover lies and overcome false assumptions, but in the end she discovered the truth. “I finally know...
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DNA Day Essay Contest Winners

April 28, 2014
It wasn’t easy, but we’ve chosen the top three entries in our first ever DNA Day student essay contest. Below are excerpts from the winners with links to the full...
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Animated Genome Film Unveiled By The Smithsonian

April 25, 2014
23andMe is a big fan of the exhibit Genome: Unlocking Life’s Code, put together by the National Human Genome Research Institute’s and Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History. It’s a...
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A DNA Day Quiz

April 25, 2014
It’s been more than 60 years since Francis Crick and James Watson described the double helix structure of DNA. And a little over a decade since scientists first decoded the...
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Happy DNA Day!

April 24, 2014
A national survey by 23andMe found that most Americans said that knowing their genetic information could help them manage their health. In celebration of DNA Day on April 25th, 23andMe...
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A Conversation with 23andMe’s Director of Research

April 23, 2014
This interview is part of an occasional series of profiles introducing you to the people behind 23andMe’s compelling research. Joyce Tung is the Director of Research at 23andMe. She has...
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