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Many of the best at-home DNA kits are on sale right now to celebrate National DNA Day — here’s a quick break down of each one

April 25 is National DNA Day, and many of the best at-home DNA Kits are on sale. Learn about the key differences between the top choices out there.

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

The DNA from the spit you submitted to Ancestry or 23andMe might be private for now. But experts warn it's getting easier to link your DNA to your identity.

I revisited my AncestryDNA test 3 years later and found some surprising changes to my results

In September 2018, Ancestry updated its ethnicity estimates, and my results got a lot more specific. I found out that I'm much more Norwegian than I thought.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren the principal chief of the Cherokee Nation on Thursday to apologize for her controversial DNA test.

Elizabeth Warren apologizes to the Cherokee Nation for her controversial DNA test after months of criticism

Sen. Elizabeth Warren called the principal chief of the Cherokee Nation to apologize for taking a DNA test to prove her Native American ancestry.
A DNA testing kit.

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

Clinicians and advocates criticize the 23andMe approach to genetic testing, which they say prioritizes convenience over privacy and long-term health.

Elizabeth Warren’s Native American heritage has become a major source of contention for the 2020 presidential candidate. Here’s everything...

Even after the released of DNA test results that indicated Native American ancestry, Warren has been targeted by figures like President Donald Trump, who still rejects Warren's claim.
Genevieve Purinton, left, reunites with her daughter, Connie Moultroup, right

An 88-year-old woman was reunited with her daughter 69 years after thinking her baby had died during childbirth

Genevieve Purinton, who lives in an assisted living home in Tampa, Florida, met her daughter, Connie Moultroup, for the first time on Monday.

Some of the most popular DNA kits are on sale right for Black Friday at their lowest prices ever — here’s a quick break down of each one

The most popular DNA Kits like AncestryDNA and 23andMe are on sale for Black Friday — some at their lowest price ever. Here are their differences.

I shipped my spit to AncestryDNA to see how much I could learn from my genes — and found out my family history is more complex than I thought

Here's what it's like to take AncestryDNA's test, and how it stacks up to other genetics tests.

Google’s life-extension spinoff teamed up with Ancestry to study 54 million family trees — and learned that a surprising factor helps dete...

Ancestry partnered with Google's life-extension spinoff and discovered that our genes play less of a role in how long we live than previously thought.