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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.
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...
23andMe Customers Share Their Stories of Discovery
September 21, 2017
23andMe customers share their stories of self-discovery.
April 21, 2016
There are many faces of Parkinson’s, Claudia’s just happens to be smiling most of the time. “I’m an optimistic person,” said the mother of two teenage boys who lives with...
A Fresh Take on Genetics for Freshmen
November 02, 2015
To teach his students a powerful lesson in genetics, Bryant McAllister, an associate professor of biology at the University of Iowa, poses a simple question. “Who are you?” Dr. McAllister...
Meant to Be
November 01, 2015
Selma Spieler wished she knew more about her father. Selma’s father Abraham and her mother Gisha “Gussie” and her sister Aida. She knew he came from Russia, was generous –...
Searching With 23andMe
August 04, 2015
Several media stories in the last few months have highlighted the potential of 23andMe to help adoptees. One of the more touching pieces highlighted a woman’s 50-year search for the...
More Alike Than Different
June 23, 2015
The twins Greg and Alex Abbas were always really good in math and science.They sounded exactly alike on the phone. They could each play the piano, and they both became...
February 04, 2015
Jessica has a black and white photo of her grandfather, Phil, standing next to her great grandfather, Sam.In the photo, both father and son are staring into the camera and...
An Extraordinary Turn
August 14, 2014
Jeremy Kuykendall grew up in Texas, went to college there and settled down. He has a good job, is happily married and has two daughters. His life is pretty normal....