23andMe raw DNA data

March 2024 Update - 23andMe resumes Data Downloads

23andMe has resumed allowing users to download raw data files.

About 23andMe

23andMe specializes in genetic testing for ancestry and genealogy, providing valuable DNA data that can extend its utility when paired with Sequencing.com’s suite of DNA analysis apps and reports. This combination transforms your genetic information into actionable insights, enhancing health and wellness.

For individuals who have undergone genetic testing with 23andMe, accessing and utilizing your raw DNA data is straightforward. You can effortlessly retrieve your 23andMe raw DNA data and integrate it into your free Sequencing account. Once uploaded, this data becomes a key resource for a myriad of applications available on Sequencing.com.

How To Use 23andMe Raw DNA Data

23andMe facilitates an easy process for downloading your raw DNA data, enabling its use on various platforms, including GEDmatch, Promethease, and notably, Sequencing.com. This integration opens the door to a plethora of additional insights and analyses beyond what is offered by 23andMe.

For instance, with Sequencing.com, you can delve into personalized insights about disease risk, embrace nutrigenomics for tailored nutritional guidance, and develop fitness plans based on your genetic makeup. Additionally, you can explore in-depth ancestry analysis, offering a broader and more detailed perspective than 23andMe’s genealogy reports. This comprehensive approach to utilizing your 23andMe data can significantly enrich your understanding of your genetic profile in the context of health, wellness, and ancestry.

How To Download 23andMe DNA Data And Then Upload It To Your Sequencing Account

  1. Click here to sign into your 23andMe account.
  2. Go to the Raw Download page:  ⁠https://you.23andme.com/tools/data/download/
    • If your 23andMe account contains genetic data for two or more people, download the raw data for each profile.
  3. Fill out Date of Birth and submit, then confirm request.
  4. Wait for email notification that file is ready to download and click link in email.
  5. Go to the ⁠Upload Center at Sequencing.com.
  6. Choose the upload option under ‘Upload from My Computer’ and select the 23andMe file that was recently downloaded to your computer.
    • You don’t have to modify the file in any way. Simply select the same exact file that was downloaded from 23andMe.
  7. Click Upload.
    • Your 23andMe file will be securely uploaded into your Sequencing.com account.

Congratulations! You can now use your 23andMe data with DNA analysis apps and DNA reports in our Marketplace, which includes several free apps and reports.

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