policy

23andMe Presents at FDA Advisory Panel Meeting on Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Tests

March 08, 2011
Editor’s note: This post has been altered from the original. The slides from the presentation have been removed. 23andMe, like many others, believes that individuals have a right to access...
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Guidelines From Professional Human Genetics Societies and 23andMe Policies

September 21, 2010
by Uta Francke, M.D. The European Society of Human Genetics (ESHG) has issued a policy statement on direct-to-consumer (DTC) genetic testing for health-related purposes. Published in the Society’s journal, the...
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Meet the Team: Andro Hsu

October 10, 2008
Andro is 23andMe’s science and policy liaison. His main responsibility is to monitor opinion in policy, regulatory, academic, and other stakeholder circles, and to integrate this feedback into 23andMe’s product...
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GINA Passes: A First Step Toward Protecting Genetic Information

April 24, 2008
The Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (GINA) has made it through Congress, more than a decade after first being introduced as a means of protecting individuals from discrimination based on their...
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