Ancestry

23andMe Tests New Ancestry Breakdown in Central and South Asia

April 03, 2019
23andMe is testing an update of its signature Ancestry Composition tool, offering a better breakdown for customers with ancestry from Central and South Asia.
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Luck of the Irish Ancestry

March 20, 2019
March is Irish-American Heritage Month, and we here at 23andMe wanted to take a quick look at our customers’ connections to the Emerald Isle.Although Irish immigration peaked in the United...
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The Irish Connection

March 11, 2019
Caroline Wallis, 23andMe Content Writer, Ancestry Product Team A photo of Mike in front of Bunratty Castle in County Clare, near the Shannon Airport. Messaging a distant cousin through 23andMe’s...
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23andMe Adds 1000+ More Regions and 30+ New Reports for Our Most Refined View of Ancestry To-Date

January 15, 2019
When it comes to calculating 23andMe customers’ Ancestry Composition results, details are invariably what matter most: more specificity, more interactivity, more opportunities to draw meaning about how we are all...
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23andMe Help Connect Siblings for A Reunion Decades in the Making

December 14, 2018
Brian, an adoptee raised in California, used 23andMe to find first his brother JJ and then two more brothers and two sisters. They all met this year in Ohio for a reunion.
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23andMe Helps You Write The Story of Your DNA

December 07, 2018
23andMe is offering a way for its customers to create a beautifully printed book called "The Story of Your DNA," that contains all their ancestry results, plus details of what their DNA says about their roots across the globe,
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23andMe Sponsors Screening Film at Yale University Genetics Club

November 12, 2018
Working with the Yale Genetics Club, 23andMe helped to sponsor the screening of the film Thank You for Coming, a new documentary by Sara Lamm about genetic testing for someone who is a donor-conceived child.
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Ludo Cooking in the Kitchen with 23andMe

October 19, 2018
Renowned chef Ludo Lefebvre uses his 23andMe ancestry results to inspire his cooking in the kitchen.
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The DNA Download Videos, Take Two

October 17, 2018
In this second installment of The DNA Download video series, a few of 23andMe scientists and specialists walk you through the basics of DNA testing for ancestry.
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Indigenous Peoples’ Day

October 08, 2018
Today is Indigenous Peoples’ Day, embraced by a growing list of cities, states and universities in the United States, as an alternative to Columbus Day, and meant to recognize the...
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