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can genetic testing determine autism

Can Genetic Testing Determine Autism

People often ask if genetic testing can determine autism. We’re answering that question here to help parents who worry their child may have autism.

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Five Ways to Prevent Breast Cancer

Many women are diagnosed with breast cancer every year worldwide. Learn how you can lower your risk for it with these ways to prevent breast cancer.

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Can DNA Testing Be Wrong?

You’ve received your DNA test results and you’re doubting them, so now you want to know if DNA tests can be wrong. Find out about DNA testing accuracy here.

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Dating and DNA: Can Love Be Determined by Your Genes?

Unlucky in love? It could be because you’re not using your DNA to find it. Dating and DNA can go hand-in-hand when searching for love. Find out why here.

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Dante Labs: Everything You Need to Know [Updated 2021]

Dante Labs has a whole genome sequencing service, but is it the best genome testing company? Read this guide on Dante Labs to learn everything about it.

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Where Can I Get A DNA Test While Pregnant

Want to know where to get a DNA test while pregnant? We can help! Learn about your options and how to identify the best test.

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how soon can you dna test a baby after birth

How Soon Can You DNA Test a Baby After Birth?

You will be surprised by how soon you can DNA test a baby, but you need to use a certain type of DNA test. All of the information you need is right here.

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Genetics and Dentistry: Is Dental Anxiety Genetic?

The fear of the dentist may be inherited, but not the way you would think. Find out how dental anxiety may be genetic and what it could mean for your children.

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Why Am I Not Losing Weight

Are you having a difficult time losing weight? Your genes may be to blame. Read more to discover how learning about your genes can help you lose weight.

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Your Guide to Buying DNA Tests as a Gift

Thinking of buying a DNA test as a gift? Do NOT do it before you read this article on how you can choose the best one for your loved one.

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Ancient DNA Analysis - Reveal Your Ties to the Beginning of Time

Match your DNA with DNA samples from ancient bones obtained from archeological sites. Learn about your ANCIENT ancestors here.

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How to Avoid Genetic Testing Scams

Do not lose your hard-earned money and your financial security with genetic testing scams. Read this to protect yourself.

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How to Get an Online DNA Test for Free

The word FREE always sounds good to people, but is it really possible to find online DNA tests for free? You’re about to find out, and learn how you can get the best value when it comes to DNA testing.

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Where can I get a DNA test

Where Can I Get a DNA Test

CVS, Walgreens, and many other retailers may carry DNA tests, but are they the best ones to purchase? The answer is no, and we tell you why and where to get DNA tests in this article.

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does genetic testing for antidepressants work

Does Genetic Testing for Antidepressants Work

Break through the darkness of depression with the right antidepressants for you. Genetic testing can identify the right medication and dose for your unique body.

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What Is the Cost of Genetic Testing for Breast Cancer?

Prevent breast and ovarian cancer with genetic testing. It doesn’t cost as much as you may think, and it could save your life.

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Is There a Genetic Test for Breast Cancer?

Genetic testing can help you identify your breast cancer risk, so you can start protecting yourself from it now. Learn all about it here.

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What’s New with Breast Cancer Genetic Testing

One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer. Genetic counselors have embraced this statistic and encourage women AND men to seek genetic testing to assess their risk. Many people do not know taking a genetic test can deliver this type of information and the knowledge of it can save someone’s life.

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Can a DNA Test Help with Weight Loss?

Can a DNA Test Help with Weight Loss?

Weight management is difficult for many people - a DNA test can make it easier. Find out how I used the Weight Loss app to analyze my DNA to provide insight on how to effectively manage my weight.

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Weight Loss Through DNA Testing

Have you ever considered how your genetic makeup affects your weight loss ability? If not, you may be interested in weight loss through DNA testing.

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Genetic Testing for Medication Side Effects

I used the Medication and Drug Response DNA app to analyze my 23andMe data. I learned a lot of useful information! Follow along as I explore my results.

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How To Download 23andMe Data

How To Download DNA Data from 23 and Me and Upload to Sequencing.com

Meet Marcie - she’s a new Sequencing.com employee who is using our services for the first time. Read about how she downloaded her DNA data from 23 and Me and uploaded it to her Sequencing.com.

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MyHeritage Review

MyHeritage Review: DNA Test Accuracy & User Reviews

Our expert review of MyHeritage including evaluation of their DNA test quality, genetic genealogy analysis, relative matching, and their new health reports.

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A Genetic Test Identifies Best Antidepressant

A genetic test can identify the best antidepressant for a person. This can make finding the best treatment quicker and easier. Learn more here.

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Medicine Side Effects Information: What to Do About It

Are you searching the Internet to find out what to do when medicines have side effects? We have the answer for you prevent medicine side effects.

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Director Customer Experience at Sequencing.com

Meet Joy - Director of Customer Experience

We care about your experience at Sequencing.com. Joy, our Director of Customer Experience, is your direct line to the decision-makers of Sequencing.com.

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What Does DNA Have to Do with Weight Loss

Struggling to lose weight? Knowing more about how your body processes food can help. Learn more about the role DNA has in weight management here.

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DNA App Spotlight: What Is The Genome Explorer?

Your genetic data provides a lot more information than just your ancestral makeup. DNA testing is an excellent tool to use for advanced health screenings too. What if you could screen your DNA to find and search for any specific traits and conditions you might have?

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Here’s Everything You Get with a Membership Through Sequencing.com

Not sure which membership plan is the right one for you? We’ve provided a breakdown of every plan available so you can select which option is best for you. Memberships make it easy for you to unlock the full potential of what your DNA has to offer!

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Genetic ancestry and haplogroups analysis and report

Discover Your Heritage with the new Genetic Ancestry + Haplogroups Report

What’s the main reason you would find yourself taking a DNA test? Odds are it’s because you’re curious about your family’s ancestry. For people whose families have resided in one location for many generations, it’s likely the story of your family’s origins have become a bit murky.

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Genetic privacy concerns with DNA testing due to the Golden State Killer

The Golden State Killer Was Caught Thanks to DNA Analysis — But Is That an Invasion of Privacy?

Although many cheered when they discovered the Golden State Killer had been caught, this also triggered a new fear: Does access to DNA data mean anyone who’s taken a DNA test unknowingly allowed law enforcement or other third parties to obtain their personal information?

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Genetic Testing for health and fitness

How DNA Testing Can Improve Your Health and Fitness

After you have genetic testing, the next step is to obtain personalized DNA reports. These reports allow you to focus on a specific goal, such as improving health and fitness.

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7 Tech Products You Should Try During COVID-19 Quarantine

Ever since the pandemic started, we’ve all been stuck at home not knowing how to spend all of the extra time we have now. If you’ve got the time (and the curiosity), look into these wellness-oriented tech products. You might just find your newest hobby: Optimizing your health with the newest technology out there.

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Lose Weight with Personalized Weight Loss Information Based on DNA

We’ve all heard of the “Freshman 15” but now we have a new challenger: “Quarantine 15.” It’s no secret that the global pandemic has been extremely stressful for us. Psychology Today says research shows any stress we feel can alter our overall food intake, which can lead to either under- or overeating.

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Father’s Day Ultimate DNA Kit

Get Dad the Ultimate DNA Kit for Father’s Day

Most DNA kits only test .1% of your DNA. Our DNA test gives you 50 times more data. Can you imagine the possibilities Dad will have at his fingertips? For Father’s Day, we’re offering 30% off all DNA Analysis Apps and Reports, $200 off Whole Genome Sequencing, and $120 off DNA Testing.

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How To Use Whole Genome Sequencing Raw Data Files

How To Use Whole Genome Sequencing Data | Dante Labs & Nebula

The straightforward guide to using whole genome sequencing data files from any genome sequencing service such as Sequencing.com, Dante Labs, Nebula Genomics, and Full Genomes.

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DNA Analysis App Spotlight for Environmental Toxins, Nutrigenomics and Skin Genes

DNA App Spotlight: Detoxify Your Body, Better Skin Care, and Personalized Fitness

This week, our DNA App Spotlight shines upon three great apps from GeneInformed. Over the past six years, the experienced geneticists and DNA experts at GeneInformed have been hard at work, improving health and wellness through genetics.

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Gene analysis reports from Toolbox Genomics

DNA App Spotlight: Reach Peak Performance with DNA Apps from Toolbox Genomics

In this week’s edition of the DNA App Spotlight we take a deep dive into DNA apps offered by Toolbox Genomics, a team that is revolutionizing precision medicine through genetic insights.

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5 Insightful DNA Report Apps from Silverberry Genomix

DNA App Spotlight: 5 Insightful DNA Apps from Silverberry Genomix

In this week’s edition of the DNA App Spotlight, we’re proud to highlight DNA apps from Silverberry Genomix, a DNA lifestyle company that uses artificial intelligence and genetic assessments to optimize your health, wellness, and lifestyle.

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Cardiovascular Heart Health, Inflammation & Essential Minerals DNA reports

DNA App Spotlight: Heart Health, Inflammation & Essential Minerals

In this week’s edition of App Spotlight, we’re proud to showcase three new apps from SelfDecode: Cardiovascular + Heart Health, Inflammation, and Essential Minerals. Combined with your genetic data, these DNA apps will help you understand and manage risk factors for a variety of severe health states.

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DNA App Spotlight for Sleep, Improved Moods and Managing Alzheimer’s Risk

DNA App Spotlight: Better Sleep, Improved Moods and Managing Alzheimer’s Risk

In this week’s DNA App Spotlight, learn how you can use your genetic data to improve your mood, get better sleep and manage your Alzheimer’s disease risk.

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DNA Download, Downloading DNA data explained

DNA Download | Downloading DNA Data Explained

If you’ve taken a consumer genetic test, your journey has just begun! After you get your results, there is so much more you can do with your DNA data. The first step is to download your DNA raw data. Here’s an easy-to-use guide for downloading your DNA data.

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Get a Free DNA Health Analysis | Free DNA Reports

Interested in a free DNA health analysis? If so, Sequencing.com has DNA apps for health, ancestry, wellness, nutrition, fitness, beauty, lifestyle, children, bioinformatics, clothing and even personalized artwork!

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30x whole genome sequencing explained

What is 30x and 0.4x Whole Genome Sequencing?

If you are interested in whole genome sequencing (WGS), read on to learn about important considerations.

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Dante Labs Review

Dante Labs Review: Important To Read Before Ordering

Have you thought about getting Whole Genome Sequencing (WGS), but are unsure how to do it? If so, read on to learn where to get your genome sequenced.

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Online Genetic Counseling Service

How To Find An Online Genetic Counseling Service

Looking for help interpreting your DNA results? If so, try our online genetic counseling at Sequencing.com and get support when and where you want it.

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Upload Raw Ancestry DNA

How To Upload Raw Ancestry DNA Data [UPDATED 2021]

If you are looking to use your raw Ancestry DNA to learn more about your heritage and health, Sequencing.com offers DNA apps that can help you learn about your health, fitness, nutrition, and more.

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Forensic DNA genome sequencing analysis of Jack the Ripper DNA profile

DNA Analysis Reveals Identity of Jack the Ripper | Forensic DNA

The DNA profile of Jack the Ripper, one of history’s most notorious killers, has been obtained and his identify is now known! The murderer’s DNA was obtained from the shawl of the Ripper’s fourth victim, Catherine Eddowes, which occurred in 1888. The shawl, found next to the victim’s body, contained both blood and semen from the killer. Analysis of mitochondrial DNA from the shawl revealed the true identity of Jack the Ripper.

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DNA Nutrition Testing Apps

DNA Nutrition Testing Apps

Are you looking for DNA Nutrition Testing apps? If yes, Sequencing.com has you covered with over a dozen apps in our DNA App Store.

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Free DNA Analysis Online with Sequencing.com

Free DNA Analysis Online with Sequencing.com

The Sequencing.com DNA app store is a digital marketplace offering free and paid applications that interpret genetic data. There are nine categories of apps including health, ancestry, nutrition, fitness, beauty, lifestyle, children, bioinformatics, and clothing. All of the apps accept raw data from the leading consumer genetic tests as well as clinical laboratories.

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What Is Rare Disease Day

What Is Rare Disease Day?

Rare Disease Day is a day of observance to raise awareness for rare diseases. It was created in 2008 by the European Organization for Rare Diseases with the goal of improving access to treatment and increasing representation for those affected by rare diseases.

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Apps for Raw DNA Data Interpretation

Apps for Raw DNA Data Interpretation

Sequencing.com is an online platform that helps people turn their genetic data into usable insights that can improve health outcomes. Sequencing.com does this by providing access to genetic applications in a DNA app store for DNA raw data interpretation.

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Genetic Testing for Rare Diseases with Sequencing.com

Are you worried that you or a loved one may have a rare disease? Are you worried about a disease your future child may inherit? If you are, click to learn about genetic testing options for detecting rare diseases including what type of test may be best for your condition.

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Upload Raw DNA Data

How to Upload Raw DNA Data to Sequencing.com

Sequencing.com is an online platform that helps people turn their genetic data into usable insights that can improve health outcomes. Sequencing.com does this by providing access to genetic applications in a DNA app store for DNA raw data analysis. The apps accept raw DNA data from all leading consumer genetic tests and clinical laboratories.

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Advantages of Whole Genome Sequencing WGS

Advantages of Whole Genome Sequencing WGS

In a recent article, we discussed whole genome sequencing and how it works. In this article, we are going to discuss the advantages and disadvantages of whole genome sequencing, and offer some practical advice for overcoming the disadvantages.

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AncestryDNA Raw Data Interpretation

AncestryDNA Raw Data Interpretation

Looking to interpret your AncestryDNA raw data? Get free DNA reports here! We have more than 100 DNA apps & reports for personalized health & deep genealogy.

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What is Whole Genome Sequencing? | What is WGS?

Whole genome sequencing, also known as WGS, is a laboratory technique in which the entire coding (exon) and non-coding regions of the genome are obtained. It provides a complete, comprehensive map of a person’s genetic makeup and allows extensive analysis of all genes to be performed. It’s a single lab test that obtains all of the data on all of your genes.

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Using Sequencing.com’s DNA API to Build DNA Apps | Genetic Data API

Using Sequencing.com’s DNA API to Build DNA Apps

Are you a software developer looking to create a cutting edge app? Alternatively, maybe you are a developer with a DNA app but are not sure how to scale it? If you find yourself in either of these scenarios, Sequencing.com can help! With our DNA APIs, you can create apps that help people transform their genetic data into meaningful and actionable information.

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The Best Way to Store DNA Raw Data and Protect Your DNA Test Results

The Best Way to Store DNA Raw Data

If you have had your full genome sequenced, you have probably wondered what the best way to store DNA raw data is. You could keep it on your computer, but then you need to worry about backing it up and security. You could save it in your cloud storage, but here again, security is a significant concern. What should you do? You don’t want to lose this data, but you also can’t risk the data being compromised.

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Using DNA Data to Learn What Is Your Heritage, Ancestry and Genealogy

Using DNA to Learn What Is Your Heritage and Ancestry

We appreciate that learning about your heritage is one of the most exciting opportunities in life, and we recently experienced this first hand when conducting user research. As part of that research, we were truly honored to hear amazing stories about people connecting with their past as a result of DNA testing.

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New Fitness & Nutrition DNA Tests from Athletigen | DNA Analysis Reports

New Fitness and Nutrition DNA Tests from Athletigen

In a recent blog titled DNA Testing for Fitness and Nutrition, we discussed some apps we introduced into our DNA app store over the past year. While those apps are fantastic choices, we are always looking to expand our options so every user can pick and choose the best DNA app for their needs. With that in mind, today we are happy to announce a few new fitness, nutrition, and wellness apps from Athletigen.

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What is Genetic Counseling? | Online Genetic Counseling for All DNA Tests

What is Genetic Counseling?

Genetic counseling is a medical service that helps individuals make sense of their DNA test results. It can help people learn how their genes may impact their health. The service is carried out by genetic counselors who are trained in both genetics and counseling. The counselors typically work in a clinical setting such as a hospital or doctors office and may counsel patients on a range of health topics such as risks of diseases based on your genetics and family history.

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DNA Testing for Fitness and Nutrition | Weight Loss DNA Testing

Having trouble losing weight despite diet and exercise? DNA testing for fitness and nutrition can help you achieve your weight loss goals once and for all.

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DNA Genealogy Apps on Sequencing.com | Genetic Ancestry Analysis & Reports

Genetic Genealogy Apps on Sequencing.com

Genetic genealogy apps are software applications for web or mobile that allow users to analyze their DNA to learn about their family history. Typically the apps do one or two things. Most apps will provide an ethnicity analysis, and some will help infer relationships between individuals based on matching segments of DNA.

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Information and help guide for how to Upload 23andMe Data to Sequencing.com including automatically download, upload and import 23andMe data using our automatic data importer that is private, secure, confidential and encrypted. Quick, easy to use and free, the importer automatically obtains and imports DNA data from 23andMe.

How to Upload 23andMe Data to Sequencing.com

If the recent 23andMe API changes may impact your DNA app and you are scared of losing access to genetic data, Sequencing.com might be able to help. While we can not provide you the same third-party apps and results, we can offer you a DNA app store you can turn to to analyze your DNA with other great third party tools.

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Genetic API Alternative After the 23andMe API Changes | DNA API

Genetic API Alternative After the 23andMe API Changes

As of Sept 6, 2018, 23andMe discontinued its genetics API (application programming interface). Because of this, app developers who solely depended upon 23andMe’s API need to find an alternative API for quickly and securely importing a person’s DNA data. We have the solution.

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Using raw DNA data from any DNA test at Sequencing.com’s DNA App Store

Using Raw DNA Data at Sequencing.com

Last week we discussed what is DNA raw data analysis. This week we are expanding on the topic by sharing with you more specific steps for how you can accomplish easy, quick and empowering data analysis. If you are unsure what raw DNA data analysis is, please first read the previous article. For those of you who are familiar with the concept, Sequencing.com offers two solutions to help you with the process. The first option is to download your data from your genetic testing provider and upload it to Sequencing.com. The second option is to you one of our quick importers. In the...

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Raw DNA data analysis

Using Sequencing.com for DNA Raw Data Analysis | Sequencing

Have you had a DNA test? If you have, then you likely also have access to your DNA data. The apps in Sequencing.com’s market enable you to transform DNA raw data into understandable, personalized guidance for optimizing health, wellness and longevity. There are also apps for viewing, searching and exploring your DNA data such as the free Data Viewer app. Apps at Sequencing.com are compatible with DNA data in any format from all genetic tests including genealogical DNA tests, wellness and clinical tests and both exome and whole genome sequencing.

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DNA App Store: Helix’s Past and Sequencing.com’s Present

Helix announced in 2020 they would no longer offer a DNA App Store. Sequencing.com, the first DNA App Store, continues to add apps becoming the best DNA App Store in the world.

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