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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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Siblings reunite using 23andMe

September 20, 2018
Abandoned in Korea, siblings Justin and Renee reunite after 34 years later using 23andMe.
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The Podcast Spit

September 14, 2018
Spit, a new 23andMe’s new podcast with iHeart Radio, is hosted by the writer, comedian and cultural critic, Baratunde Thurston, in conversation with artists, scientists and thinkers talking about how DNA testing is changing perspectives about identity, family, and race.
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23andMe Helps Adoptee Find Biological Family

August 10, 2018
He Richard had long ago stopped expecting he’d find anything about his biological family, but 23andMe helped the 50-year-old adoptee find his half-sister and learn about his biological family.
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Best Practices for Protecting Consumers’ Privacy

July 31, 2018
23andMe joined forces with non-profit organization Future Privacy Forum along with Ancestry, Helix, and other leading personal genetic testing companies to issue a new Privacy Best Practices for Consumer Genetic Testing Services.
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Happy National Cousins Day

July 24, 2018
On National Cousins Day we bring you the story of Lisa Henry and Joyce Schur, who are so close that they always felt like they were more than just friends, and after using 23andme they learned they are actually cousins.
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Independence DNA

July 03, 2018
While none of the Founding Fathers were customers of 23andMe, we do know a little about their DNA because of publicly-available records of testing done on their direct descendants. This Independence Day see if they share a maternal or paternal line with the likes of Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, and Alexander Hamilton.
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Happy Father’s Day 2018

June 13, 2018
23andMe brought together five fathers with children they connected with through 23andMe. For most, this was their first Father’s Day with a grown son or daughter they hadn’t known they even had, until discovering their genetic connection through 23andMe.
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Betty’s Wish

June 08, 2018
On her birthday in April Betty Jeannotte joined a pretty exclusive club when she turned 100.She didn’t want to make a big fuss, but the managers at the senior living...
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