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Help Wanted: 23andMe Needs an Editur

June 06, 2008
If you could only do one thing to this sentence, what would it be? Can you explain why there’s no gene for Crohn’s disease? If you know the answers to...
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23andMe at the Girl Scouts’ Golden Gate Bridging

May 15, 2008
Last weekend 23andMe participated in the Girl Scouts’ Golden Gate Bridging at Crissy Field in San Francisco. This annual event celebrates middle school girls who are graduating from Junior Girl...
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Pictures of Lilly: Introducing the 23andMe Win Your Genome Contest

April 29, 2008
This woman shares 99.5% of her DNA with Lilly Mendel. Team 23andMe likes games — Wii tennis and Segway polo are big here. So are friendly wagers over a new...
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23andMe at Stanford Cool Product Expo

April 15, 2008
Last week 23andMe participated in the Stanford Cool Product Expo, sponsored by Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business. We were pleased to meet a steady stream of curious visitors to...
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What It’s Like to be a Scientist at 23andMe

March 19, 2008
Part of my role as the ‘People Manager’ here at 23andMe is leading recruiting efforts. I take a lot of calls from people who are interested in science careers. While...
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Spitting Images

February 06, 2008
Rate cuts, market meltdowns and global warming may have ruled the day at this year’s World Economic Forum — but spitting ruled the night. Every evening in Davos scholars, celebs...
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Welcome to the spittoon!

January 21, 2008
In the two months that 23andMe has been in business, we’ve had our fair share of media coverage. We’ve been in newspapers and magazines, on TV and the radio. But...
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Party Till You Spit

December 04, 2007
A Spit Party is kind of like a Tupperware Party, only the plastic containers are smaller and they’re not for leftovers.23andMe held the first one a few days after our...
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