23andMe 2018 Year In Review

I received an e-mail from 23andMe – https://www.23andme.com/, but haven’t found it listed on their website. So, I am going to do a copy/paste and link

The Year in Genetics

JANUARY

–snip–
Learn More – https://blog.23andme.com/23andme-research/23andme-secrets-good-nights-sleep

FEBRUARY

Billions of base pairs of data, in their pocket.

–snip–

Learn More – http://www.gizmodo.co.uk/2018/02/scientists-sequence-human-genome-with-handheld-usb-device/

MARCH

23andMe received FDA authorization for first ever direct-to-consumer genetic test for cancer risk.

–snip–

Learn More – https://blog.23andme.com/health-traits/major-milestone-consumer-health-empowerment/

APRIL

23andMe’s new initiative bolsters genetic research for underrepresented populations.

–snip–

Learn More – https://blog.23andme.com/23andme-research/23andmes-populations-collaborations/

MAY

Foundation is laid for new era of precision medicine.

–snip–

Learn More – https://www.nih.gov/news-events/news-releases/nih-announces-national-enrollment-date-all-us-research-program-advance-precision-medicine?

JUNE

Hangry much? 23andMe study explored the genetic link between mood and food.

–snip–

Learn More – https://blog.23andme.com/23andme-research/hangry-like-the-wolf/

JULY

New collaboration redefines how we discover novel medicines in the future.

–snip–

Learn More – https://blog.23andme.com/news/a-note-on-23andmes-new-collaboration-with-gsk/

AUGUST

You care about privacy. We do, too.

–snip–

Learn More – https://fpf.org/2018/07/31/future-of-privacy-forum-and-leading-genetic-testing-companies-announce-best-practices-to-protect-privacy-of-consumer-genetic-data/

SEPTEMBER

New iHeart Radio podcast with 23andMe offered fresh perspectives on what connects us.

–snip–

Learn More – https://blog.23andme.com/news/the-podcast-spit/

OCTOBER

23andMe granted FDA authorization for direct-to-consumer pharmacogenetics reports.

–snip–

Learn More – https://blog.23andme.com/news/23andme-granted-the-first-and-only-fda-authorization-for-direct-to-consumer-pharmacogenetics-reports/

NOVEMBER

Seasons change. A new 23andMe study said our cravings do, too.

–snip–

Learn More – https://blog.23andme.com/23andme-research/23andme-evaluates-seasonal-dietary-habits/

DECEMBER

Scientists take steps toward the creation of a detailed model of the brain’s genetic landscape.

–snip–

Learn More – https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/13/health/genetics-brain-autism-schizophrenia.html

 

About ICT Genealogist

Originally from Gulfport, Mississippi. Live in Wichita, Kansas now. I suffer Bipolar I, ultra-ultra rapid cycling, mixed episodes. Blog on a variety of topics - genealogy, DNA, mental health, among others. Let's collaborateDealspotr.com
This entry was posted in DNA and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.