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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

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Loneliness has an impact on health.
January 27, 2020

The Genetics of Loneliness and its Impact on Health

Humans are social animals. We thrive through contact with other people, and the importance of that connection can be seen by what happens in its absence. Several studies have shown the...

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January 16, 2020

What is Austronesian ancestry?

23andMe's Ancestry Composition includes the population "Filipino & Austronsian," reflecting the ancestral connection to the indigenous seafaring people who spread out from what is now Taiwan to islands across the Pacific beginning 5,000 years ago.

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January 13, 2020

Genes and Behaviors Associated with New Year’s Resolutions

23andMe has studied the genetic and non-genetic factors involved with making and keeping New Year's resolutions.

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January 8, 2020

How to be Careful With Your Raw DNA Data 

23andMe does not support uploading DNA data from other services. While it allows customers to download their data, it cautions them about the potential risks of using raw data with third-party services.

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