23andMe’s Commitment to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

September 30, 2020
Last June, following the tragic deaths of George Floyd and so many others in the Black community, our CEO pledged to hold ourselves accountable to make improvements to ensure our...
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23andMe’s New Family Health History Tree

September 29, 2020
The history you share with your family connects you to your past, but it can also ground you in the present, and help prepare you for tomorrow. This is most...
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The Genetics of Being Left-Handed or Right-Handed

September 28, 2020
Getting a grip on the genetics of left-handedness, a new study uncovers dozens of genes involved giving researchers new insight into the structure of the brain.
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Helping Other Korean Adoptees Find Their Story

September 25, 2020
Thomas Park Clement helped hundreds of Korean adoptees, like him, use DNA testing to connect for the first time with biological relatives. Strangely up until a few years ago, he’d...
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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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