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Stay up-to-date about the latest news from the 23andMe Therapeutics Team.

23andMe signs a strategic agreement with Almirall

The agreement gives Almirall the license rights of a bispecific monoclonal antibody that blocks all three isoforms of IL-36 cytokine

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GSK and 23andMe sign an exclusive agreement to leverage genetic insights for the development of novel medicines

Multi-year collaboration expected to identify novel drug targets, tackle new subsets of disease and enable rapid progression of clinical programs

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Pioneer behind 23andMe DNA kits talks company’s next big thing

Anne Wojcicki discusses how 23andMe is becoming a player in medical research for age-old genetic diseases

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Richard Scheller talks about 23andMe’s approach to drug discovery

Recent Blog Posts

July 21, 2021

A New 23andMe+ Report on HDL Cholesterol

Not all cholesterol is created equal. Understanding the difference between “good” and “bad” cholesterol, as well as your cholesterol levels, can help in your quest for a healthy heart.  The...

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A image of the globe and the double helix to represent those who have opted into participate in research on COVID-19
July 20, 2021

Scientists Cooperate to Map the Human Genetics of COVID-19

Earlier this summer, a consortium that included more than 3,000 researchers and scientists from around the world jointly published a summary analysis on genetic clues linked to both the susceptibility...

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July 18, 2021

23andMe’s New Trait Report Puts a Cherry on Top of Your Ice Cream Preference

We don’t need an excuse to scoop up ice cream, but if you’re looking for one July 18th is National Ice Cream Day. For those who can’t indulge on that...

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A map of the bio-geographic ancestral regions that include the Columbia River Basin, the Great Basin & Colorado River Basin, Great Lakes& Canada, the Northeast, South Central, the Plains and Southwest.
July 16, 2021

A new analysis sheds light on some customers’ Indigenous genetic ancestry from North America

23andMe added eight new regions within North America reflecting Indigenous genetic ancestry. The addition is in response not just to requests from thousands of customers, but also as part of...

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