New genetic variants found to influence risk of hypothyroidism

April 13, 2012
What do media mogul Oprah Winfrey, actress Mary-Louise Parker, and Olympic runner Carl Lewis have in common? All three have been diagnosed with a condition that recently gained "celebrity" status. Not much is known about the genetics of this condition, but 23andMe's latest publication highlights several novel genetic factors discovered through our web-based, participatory research.
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23andMe Scientists Share Novel Findings From Our Research Platform at ICHG/ASHG 2011

October 12, 2011
With the help of our unique research platform and our tens of thousands of research participants, we've already made novel discoveries into the genetics of common traits as well as Parkinson's disease. At ICHG/ASHG 2011, we'll share some more of the novel findings we've discovered, covering everything from allergies to risk assessment.
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23andMe Research Findings: From You, Back to You

June 16, 2011
It’s been nearly a year since we published our first scientific paper. Titled “Web-based, Participant-Driven Studies Yield Novel Genetic Associations for Common Traits,” the paper demonstrated that 23andWe, our revolutionary...
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