research

Talking 23andMe’s Director of Science Content and Curation

September 17, 2014
This interview is part of an occasional series of profiles introducing you to the people behind 23andMe’s content curation team. This team of 23andMe scientists has the unique job of...
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A Conversation with Health Content Manager Bethann Hromatka

September 10, 2014
This interview is part of an occasional series of profiles introducing you to the people behind 23andMe’s content curation team. This team of 23andMe scientists has the unique job of...
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New Study To Look At The Genetics Of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

August 12, 2014
For people battling Inflammatory Bowel Disease – an umbrella diagnosis that includes serious digestive conditions such as Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis – it’s easy to feel isolated and alone....
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23andMe In The News

August 04, 2014
Last week was a good one for research at 23andMe with two announcements that offer more examples of the power of our research model. First was the publication of a...
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Protecting People In People Powered Research

July 30, 2014
Most people know 23andMe empowers people to learn about themselves through their genetic information, but perhaps fewer know that a major part of our mission is to advance research. As...
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Birds of Feather

July 15, 2014
Adding more credence to the saying that “birds of a feather flock together” a new study published this week found that friends are as genetically similar as fourth cousins. The...
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A Conversation With 23andMe’s Eric Durand

May 30, 2014
This interview is part of an occasional series of profiles introducing you to the people behind 23andMe’s compelling research. Eric Durand has been instrumental in developing several ancestry features at...
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A Conversation With 23andMe’s Arnab Chowdry

May 23, 2014
This interview is part of an occasional series of profiles introducing you to the people behind 23andMe’s compelling research. In his previous scientific life, Arnab Chowdry received a   SmileTrain...
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23andMe scientists improve method for finding relatives

May 12, 2014
Two 23andMe scientists have improved a long-used method for detecting shared DNA segments that researchers use to study everything from whether two people are related, to human demography, and even...
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Maternal Connections

May 07, 2014
It’s no surprise that we inherit almost all of our traits from our parents, but 23andMe researchers found that more of those traits come from our mothers than our fathers....
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