23andMe and GSK Begin First Clinical Trial with Cancer Therapy

July 29, 2020
A drug to fight cancer will be the first potential therapy to emerge from 23andMe and GlaxoSmithKline collaboration as the two companies announced that the new therapy will begin clinical trials.
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Introducing L. Okey Onyejekwe Jr.

July 27, 2020
We sit down for a chat with L. Okey Onyejekwe Jr., 23andMe's new vice president of Consumer Clinical Operations & Medical Affairs.
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23andMe Becomes a Founding Partner For First and Only 24/7 All-News Audio Service Dedicated To The Black Community

June 30, 2020
23andMe joined with seven other companies as a Founding Partner to assist in the launch of iHeartMedia’s BIN: Black Information Network.
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Working from Home Silver Lining Stories from 23andMe

May 31, 2020
Hard at work, at home, 23andMe employees share some of their silver linings, the positive aspects, of working at home during the COVID-19 crisis. Here are some of the bright spots of their days spent working from home and sheltering in place with their families or on their own.
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Women in tech: a look inside the culture of 23andMe

March 08, 2020
By Janie F. Shelton, Ph.D., MPH, Senior Scientist at 23andMe As a woman in tech, articles about Silicon Valley’s bad behavior often catch my eye. Alongside the descriptions of the ping-pong...
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The Gene: An Intimate History

February 19, 2020
23andMe is a proud co-sponsor of “Ken Burns Presents, The Gene: An Intimate History,” a fascinating new PBS documentary detailing the revolutionary discoveries emerging in this new genomic age based on the book by the same name by Siddhartha Mukherjee.
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How to be Careful With Your Raw DNA Data 

January 08, 2020
23andMe does not support uploading DNA data from other services. While it allows customers to download their data, it cautions them about the potential risks of using raw data with third-party services.
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Our stance on protecting customers’ data 

November 07, 2019
A Florida judge recently issued a warrant granting law enforcement access to search the database of GEDmatch raising concerns about privacy and data protection. 23andMe has never shared customer data with law enforcement and is committed to protecting the privacy of its customers' data.
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Survey Finds 23andMe Customers Make Positive Changes to Their Health

October 16, 2019
A new survey of 23andMe’s Health + Ancestry customers conducted by M/A/R/C® Research found that more than three-quarters reported that after receiving their personalized genetic reports they made at least...
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23andMe Adds a New VIP Health + Ancestry Service

October 07, 2019
23andMe just added a third purchasing option for those who want a little bit more. The new VIP Health + Ancestry Service — $499 — delivers more options for customers, including...
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