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  • 23andMe Research at ASHG 2019

    Posted 10/15/2019

    Members of our Research Team are headed to Houston for the annual meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics! Stop by booth #700 to learn more about collaborating with or working for 23andMe, or check out one of our scientific presentations! Learn more here.

  • Health Consequences of Uniparental Disomy

    Posted 10/10/2019

    Our collaboration with our former intern Priyanka Nakka at Brown University, “Characterization of Prevalance and Health Consequences of Uniparental Disomy in Four Million Individuals from General Population” is now published in Cell’s Partner Journal AJHG.

  • Collaborate with us on the Populations Collaborations Program

    Posted 4/17/2018

    Our Populations Collaborations Program, which will provide financial and scientific support for researchers to genotype people in communities around the world who are underrepresented in genomic research. For full details about the program, read more here.

  • 23andMe to collaborate with Broad Institute on height and obesity

    Posted 4/6/2018

    23andMe will be starting a new collaboration with the Broad Institute, adding an additional 1 million research participants to the GIANT Consortium’s study on the genetics of height and obesity. Learn more about this project here.

    Image Credit: Lauren Solomon, Broad Communications

Recent Blog Posts

June 5, 2019

A Conversation with Nilanjan Chatterjee

Johns Hopkins University statistical geneticist, Nilanjan Chatterjee, Ph.D., a Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of Biostatistics and Medicine at Johns Hopkins University, to help us at 23andMe put into context the work being done around the world on polygenic risk modeling.

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February 28, 2019

23andMe’s Call for Collaborations to Study Underrepresented Populations

23andMe is inviting qualified researchers for collaborations using 23andMe’s large African American and Latino cohorts as part of our Research Innovation Collaborations Program to aid more study of underrepresented populations.

The post 23andMe’s Call for Collaborations to Study Underrepresented Populations appeared first on 23andMe Blog.

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October 19, 2018

The Genetics of Alcoholism

Building off of work done last year, a team of researchers led by scientists at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine has identified new genetic variants associated...

The post The Genetics of Alcoholism appeared first on 23andMe Blog.

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October 15, 2018

23andMe at Annual Meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics

More than 50 23andMe scientists will be participating in the annual meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics in San Diego this year.

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