announcements

Family Reunion Time

May 15, 2015
World Records often involve peril and great feats of courage, and in a way A.J. Jacobs’ plan to stage a Global Family Reunion in New York City this June is...
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23andMe Therapeutics

March 12, 2015
By Anne Wojcicki It is with great pleasure that we are announcing an addition to the 23andMe executive team and a new initiative for the company.Dr. Richard Scheller Renowned scientist,...
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Let’s Talk

January 20, 2015
The author Christine Kenneally – who wrote the wonderful book The Invisible History of the Human Race – graciously agreed to participate in a Twitter chat we are hosting on...
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A Note To Our Customers About The New Year

January 12, 2015
By Anne Wojcicki I’m excited about 2015! We are starting the New Year with new customers around the world, new research collaborations and many employees working diligently on our FDA...
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A New Kind of Family Portrait

November 20, 2014
It’s that time of year when family photos start arriving on holiday cards from relatives across the country. Why don’t you do something different this year and create a new...
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And Winners Are…

November 18, 2014
With so many great entries, it wasn’t easy, but we’ve picked the winners in 23andMe’s first ever “Genetics Image Contest.” We had a lot of creative depictions of DNA, chromosomes,...
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Last Call

October 31, 2014
If you’re feeling particularly creative, you still have a few more days to submit entries in 23andMe’s first “Genetics Image Contest.” Get your entries in before Monday night and get...
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Genetics Image Contest

September 25, 2014
If you haven’t already, there’s still time to submit entries in 23andMe’s first “Genetics Image Contest.” We’re extending the deadline to get your entries in so you really have no...
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Photogenetics: 23andMe’s Genetics Image Contest

September 02, 2014
Another school year begins and 23andMe has your first assignment.Photo by Quinn Walker Photo by Carmen Avram A picture is worth a thousand words, and we think that’s plenty enough...
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DNA Day Essay Contest Winners

April 28, 2014
It wasn’t easy, but we’ve chosen the top three entries in our first ever DNA Day student essay contest. Below are excerpts from the winners with links to the full...
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