Individual Study / 23andMe

23andMe

23andMe

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Initiatives -
Commercial offering to analyze customers’ DNA from a spit sample for a hundred+ dollars, focus on using its data set for scientific and medical research.
Start Year
2006
Supplementary Information
International HundredK+ Cohorts Consortium (IHCC) (66)
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Design

Study design
Population cohort

Marker Paper

Stoeklé, H. C., Mamzer-Bruneel, M. F., Vogt, G., & Hervé, C. (2016). 23andMe: a new two-sided data-banking market model. BMC medical ethics, 17, 19. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12910-016-0101-9

PUBMED 27059184

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
2,000,000
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
People from all over the world. > 2,000,000

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other

Availability of access information

On the study website : https://www.23andme.com/en-int/dna-ancestry/