Expert Analysis:
Personal Genetics

March 15, 2016

DNA tests don’t motivate healthy behavior, finds review of research

People are unlikely to change their behavior when told they have a genetic risk for common diseases like type 2 diabetes or heart disease, according to a systematic review in The BMJ. Continue reading

October 21, 2015

23andMe relaunches modified test identifying genetic risk factors for medical conditions

23andMe has announced a relaunch of its direct-to-consumer genetic test kit which will report whether individuals carry genes associated with 36 disorders as well as non-medical information. Continue reading