Emily Drabant

Virtual doctor’s visit and genetic testing for Parkinson’s disease

June 30, 2015
Using virtual doctors's visits and genetic testing by 23andMe to assess Parkinson's patients.
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23andMe In The News

November 15, 2013
In a flurry of appearances over the course of a few days earlier this month, 23andMe’s CEO Anne Wojcicki articulated again the role personal genetics will play in health care,...
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People Powered Research at 23andMe

June 19, 2013
There are a lot of reasons why Thelma Ackley signed up for 23andMe – she’s fascinated by her ancestry and she’s curious about her health – but the main reason...
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Some Basics About Using 23andMe

February 15, 2013
Can 23andMe sample my dead relatives and why do you use spit to extract my DNA? Inquiring minds want to know, or at least a lot of our customers do....
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23andMe’s Parkinson’s Research Featured on NPR

August 21, 2012
Our Parkinson’s research community got some welcome attention from NPR on Monday just as we are on the cusp of reaching our goal of enrolling 10,000 patients. The piece featured...
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23andMe’s Parkinson’s Community is Almost There

July 17, 2012
23andMe’s Emily Drabant, PhD, speaking at a Parkinson’s event in Iowa. 23andMe is tantalizingly close to reaching the goal of enrolling 10,000 patients in our Parkinson’s research community. We’re past...
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The State of the Science of Parkinson’s Research

April 09, 2012
Recently, 23andMe's Emily Drabant sat down with Todd Sherer, CEO of The Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF), and Brian Fiske, vice president of research programs at MJFF, to talk about our new understandings of the genetics of Parkinson’s disease that could form the building blocks for research over the next decade.
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