Since 2010, 23andMe has charged people to test themselves for potentially harmful gene mutations, such as those in the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes, which, when mutated, can dramatically increase a person’s risk for developing breast or ovarian cancer.
After the quartet of sisters met face-to-face for the first time last weekend over dinner, other family members who attended observed that they all have bubbly personalities, similar voices and are family-oriented and interested in fashion.
The couple learned about a new way to tailor fertility treatments specifically to the DNA of the mother, using a test that can help couples figure out the perfect time for conception, based on that DNA.
The popularity of genealogical DNA testing is growing, and Data Doctors’ Ken Colburn examines two of the most popular services.
As of Oct. 1, Virginia’s state labs have a backlog of 2,158 DNA tests including rape kits, 113 outstanding requests to extract digital and multimedia evidence and a backlog of thousands of seized drugs and guns to be tested.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.