Long Time Friends Find Out They’re Actually Sisters

July 30, 2021
If you’re lucky, you have a friend who has become so close that you think of them as a sibling. That’s what it was like for Julia and Cassie, who…
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A Conversation with the Scleroderma Research Foundation’s Gloria Blecha

July 26, 2021
Systemic sclerosis, a form of scleroderma, is a rare disease that causes the hardening of the body’s connective tissue. Gloria Blecha, the Director of Community Engagement at the Scleroderma Research…
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A New 23andMe+ Report on HDL Cholesterol

July 21, 2021
Not all cholesterol is created equal. Understanding the difference between “good” and “bad” cholesterol, as well as your cholesterol levels, can help in your quest for a healthy heart.  The…
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Scientists Cooperate to Map the Human Genetics of COVID-19

July 20, 2021
Earlier this summer, a consortium that included more than 3,000 researchers and scientists from around the world jointly published a summary analysis on genetic clues linked to both the susceptibility…
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23andMe’s New Trait Report Puts a Cherry on Top of Your Ice Cream Preference

July 18, 2021
We don’t need an excuse to scoop up ice cream, but if you’re looking for one July 18th is National Ice Cream Day. For those who can’t indulge on that…
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A new analysis sheds light on some customers’ Indigenous genetic ancestry from North America

July 16, 2021
23andMe added eight new regions within North America reflecting Indigenous genetic ancestry. The addition is in response not just to requests from thousands of customers, but also as part of…
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23andMe’s Anne Wojcicki Among the Best CEOs for Women

July 16, 2021
Mission-driven, innovative, and able to inspire employees, 23andMe’s CEO and Co-Founder Anne Wojcicki, has always been central to what makes this a great place to work. This week Comparably released…
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23andMe’s Traits of Summer

July 15, 2021
23andMe offers a handful of trait reports that are particularly relevant this summer that look at hair photobleaching, freckling, mosquito bite frequency, and ice cream flavor preference.
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How 23andMe predicted my likelihood of developing the “disease of kings.”

July 14, 2021
By Samantha Ancona Esselmann, Ph.D., 23andMe Product Scientist Are you at increased likelihood for high blood pressure, gout, or something else? Here’s how 23andMe determined your result… A few weeks…
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Summer Interns 2021, Part II

June 29, 2021
This is part two of our introduction of 23andMe’s new class of summer interns. You can see the first batch of interns here. This second group of interns will also…
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