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Jan Reunites with His Father After 54 Years

Jan Gobbens from the Netherlands was adopted at a young age. As a young adult, he reconnected with his mother, but she passed away before he was able to...

What is a Polygenic Risk Score?

As the average lifespan has grown over the past several decades, learning about your health and how to preserve it has become increasingly more important. Scientists are constantly uncovering...

DNA Quest Update

Free DNA kits have been shipped out to participants who were selected to take part in our second round of DNA Quest. Launched in March 2018, DNA Quest is...

MyHeritage DNA Kits Now on Sale in Costco UK!

MyHeritage DNA kits — our affordable, simple to use, at-home DNA tests to uncover ethnic origins and discover new relatives — are now on sale in 30 different Costco...

Half-Sisters Reunite After 63 Years

When half-sisters Peni and Sue found each other and spoke for the first time, they were amazed by the similarities between them. Peni was shocked by the way their...

Borussia Dortmund Players Test with MyHeritage DNA

We’re thrilled to be partnering with one of the biggest soccer teams in the world, Borussia Dortmund, for their 2018 U.S. summer tour! As an official Borussia Dortmund U.S. Tour...

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DNA Basics Chapter 3: DNA Expression

In the last post of the DNA Basics series we described the structure of DNA. To summarize briefly: DNA is the instruction manual to each of us. Nucleotides are the...