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Despite regulatory troubles, DNA testing firm 23andMe raises more money

DNA testing and genome sequencing startup 23andMe has raised a fresh $80 million in new funding, according to a new regulatory filing.

According to the document, the company is seeking to raise a total of $150 million, so it still has about $70 million left to go. 257 more words


Genetic Geneology and Fantastic Finds

A determining factor in delving back into genealogy was the advent of reasonably priced DNA testing.  I tossed it around in my head for a couple of years…. 810 more words


My Prosapia Genetics Results

I had four data sets analysed by the company Prosapia Genetics. They were my data files from 23andMe, FTDNA’s Family Finder, AncestryDNA and the Genographic Project (Geno 2.0). 147 more words

Is there a link between Ashkenazi Jews and Parkinson's?

While browsing my Facebook feed, I came across the following post from the Michael J Fox Foundation: Find out if you may be eligible to participate in a clinical study investigating the link between Ashkenazi ancestry and Parkinson’s. 221 more words

Parkinson's Disease

DNA Gedcom

By now you have come to realize I’m a DNA junky and I may have to start a group. Oh wait a minute, I did… well a friend of mine and I did, for our genealogy society. 411 more words



As I told you yesterday; this hound is on the hunt for DNA.  So a few years back, after getting my results from Family Tree DNA  I decided to put my information on… 298 more words


Google's Sergey Brin and 23andMe's Anne Wojcicki legally divorced

Google cofounder Sergey Brin and genetic startup 23andMe cofounder and CEO Anne Wojcicki have been legally divorced, according to documents filed in a California court… 103 more words