Tag: family

DNA 101—Traits

This is a gene. It’s a stretch of your DNA that contains a specific set of instructions to make a specific protein. It’s the proteins...

DNA 101—Genotyping and Sequencing

Genotyping and sequencing are two ways of reading information from DNA, but the technology and the results you get are very different. Think of your...

What is MyHeritage?

What is myheritage.com? It’s a website that helps me understand who I am by exploring the lives of those who came before me. It’s discovering...

Scripps MD Anderson Genetic Counseling Services

Genetic counselors are allied health professionals who help patients understand their family history, help patients understand genetic testing, which can be very complex, and really...