Tagged With Genetic Tests

Invitae surges after report says Softbank will lead a $1.2 billion investment in the genetic-testing company


The rise of Anne Wojcicki, the CEO of 23andMe who's about to be worth more than $1 billion when the genetic-testing giant makes its public debut


From suicide prevention to genetic testing, there's a widening disconnect between Silicon Valley health tech and outside experts who see red flags



23andMe can now tell you your risk of developing diabetes, based on your DNA. Here's what doctors want you to know.


After you spit into a tube for a DNA test like 23andMe, experts say you shouldn't assume your data will stay private forever


Bill and Melinda Gates shined a spotlight on at-home DNA tests like 23andMe, calling them one of last year's biggest surprises



Genetic testing is the future of healthcare, but many experts say companies like 23andMe are doing more harm than good


Scientists have found a way to calculate your risk for deadly conditions like diabetes, breast cancer and heart disease


There's now a genetic test for women's fertility called Fertilome


Why mosquitoes that spread Zika and malaria love people so much more than other animals


Scientists have discovered genetic mutations that are linked with advanced prostate cancer


Those DNA tests that warn you if you're prone to get diabetes or cancer may not be changing anyone's habits



23andMe just partnered with a company that wants to help get couples pregnant


This was the smartest thing 23andMe did to keep it from being practically crushed by the FDA


What you can find out about your DNA with 23andMe's new test


Personal genetics startup 23andMe is bringing back its consumer health tests, with FDA approval



How a tiny genetics startup that was practically crushed by the FDA transformed itself into a $1.1-billion powerhouse


Genetic testing companies may be basing their mental health recommendations on shaky science


Experts just released a rough guide for advising parents about whether they should sequence their kids' DNA