A Need for Diversity in Research

February 15, 2018
In honor of Black History Month, several 23andMe researchers participated in a two-day event in honor of Henrietta Lacks and her contribution to science.On top of honoring Henrietta’s life, the…
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23andMine

February 11, 2018
Just in time for Valentine’s Day 23andMe looks at the data and finds that more people prefer salty snacks to sweet ones, and among those who like chocolate most prefer dark.
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The DNA of a Champion

February 09, 2018
This year, 23andMe is a proud supporter of NBC’s coverage of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games.This campaign is a first for us, but we have always been big fans and…
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23andMe Launches The Global Genetics Project

February 08, 2018
23andMe launches a Global Genetics Project recruiting thousands of individuals with recent heritage from dozens of countries in Africa, Oceania, Asia, and the Americas to improve research in underrepresented populations, and reveal new insights into patterns of human migration and genetic diversity.
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Honoring Henrietta Lacks

February 02, 2018
Even after a best-selling book and countless articles, few of us know the name Henrietta Lacks — but we should.Henrietta LacksThe young African American mother of five, who died in…
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23andMe Secrets to a Good Night’s Sleep

January 31, 2018
23andMe ‘s first ever intervention study, yields interesting results as participants make lifestyle changes to improve the quality of their sleep.
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A conversation with Louis Muglia on his collaboration with 23andMe studying preterm births

January 23, 2018
Interview with Louis Muglia regarding his research collaboration with 23andMe for the study on preterm birth.
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Tipping the scales: Participants make healthy dietary changes in response to direct-to-consumer genetic test results

January 12, 2018
According to 23andMe research, many people reported making healthy changes to their lifestyle after receiving personalized genetic reports with information about diet and weight.
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23andMe Launches Massive Landmark Genetic Weight Loss Study

December 28, 2017
23andMe researchers will recruit 100,000 customers to participate in the first genome-wide association study of behavioral weight loss strategies.
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23andMe Education Speaking and Listening Tour

December 22, 2017
As part of 23andMe’s Education program we sponsored Jonathon Prince on a run from California to New York City where he made stops on campuses across the country to share his DNA story and draw attention to genetics education.
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