News & Announcement

23andMe employees come together to raise awareness for Parkinson’s disease

May 09, 2018
At 23andMe, we are committed to accelerating and advancing Parkinson’s disease research. So when April comes around, employees make a point of honoring Parkinson’s Awareness Month.As we’ve done in the...
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A Special Day for 23andMe

April 27, 2018
It’s 23andMe’s birthday today.Don’t worry if you didn’t get us something. The best present of all are the stories we hear every day from customers who’ve shared with us how...
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What Do You Know, It’s DNA Day

April 25, 2018
DNA Day survey by 23andMe shows strong interest in DNA testing, particularly for health, but gap in knowledge about genetics.
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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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Your DNA DISCOVE(RED)

November 28, 2017
23andMe Joins (RED) to support the Fight Against AIDS
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Rapping with Dr. Z at 23andMe

November 17, 2017
23andMe CEO and cofounder Anne Wojcicki sits down with Dr. Zubin Damania, aka ZDogg MD, sit down to talk about what direct-to-consumer genetic testing means for health care professionals and Health 3.0.
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Checking Oprah’s List

November 07, 2017
23andMe picked to be on Oprah's Favorite Things list.
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New Parkinson’s Disease Research Collaboration with the Michael J. Fox Foundation

October 30, 2017
As part of a broad collaboration with the Michael J. Fox Foundation, 23andMe is inviting participants in its Parkinson's Research community to participate in a new initiative called Fox Insights to make data broadly available to qualified researchers worldwide starting in 2018, with the goals of sparking innovation and discoveries around Parkinson’s disease.
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23andMe Asks About DNA

September 18, 2017
23andMe conducts a national survey finding that a majority of Americans are interested in DNA testing as a way to learn about their health and ancestry.
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New Study Finds Genetic Links for Risk of Premature Births

September 06, 2017
For the first time, researchers have identified genetic variants that put some women at a higher risk of having a premature baby — findings that may ultimately help scientists prevent what is the leading cause of childhood mortality worldwide.
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