MEDIA

Read our latest company announcements and media coverage. Stay on top of current industry news and trends featuring our leading genetics experts as they contribute advice, information, and best practices.

FEATURED

In The News

Do Your Genes Place You at High Risk for COVID-19?

Do Your Genes Place You at High Risk for COVID-19?

In the last six months, the world has learned that the SARS-CoV-2 virus, more commonly known as COVID-19, is contagious, can be deadly, and has become a global pandemic. As of today, more than 8.2 million people have tested positive, and more than 445,000 have died...

read more

Press Releases

Webinar: Germline Insights from NGS Somatic Testing – Clinical Challenges and Controversies

My Gene Counsel Releases New Reports on 23andMe Findings

My Gene Counsel, a digital health company that provides personalized, easy-to-understand web-based genetic counseling, today announced that the company has expanded its database of genetic resources to include content for at-home genetic tests related to MUTYH-associated polyposis (MAP), familial hypercholesterolemia (FH), and Parkinson’s disease.

read more

Podcasts

COVID Series: Genetic Counseling with Ellen Matloff

COVID Series: Genetic Counseling with Ellen Matloff

This Week in Health IT is a podcast dedicated to amplifying great thinking in order to propel healthcare forward. Hosted by Bill Russell, This Week in Health IT reviews relevant topics and features industry influencers that are implementing digital solutions in...

read more
Genetic Counseling: Past, Present, and Future

Genetic Counseling: Past, Present, and Future

Ellen Matloff spent the first part of her career in Genetic Counseling at the Yale School of Medicine, where she served as the Director of the Cancer Genetic Counseling Program for 18 years. She was also one of the plaintiffs in the lawsuit against Myriad Genetics,...

read more
Webinar: Germline Insights from NGS Somatic Testing – Clinical Challenges and Controversies

Decoding the Genome Was Just the Beginning

Eighteen years ago, scientists decoded the human genome. But what was supposed to create an era of new cures didn't work out that way, at least not at first. In episode four of Prognosis, some of the most famous names in genetics explain why it took so long to go from...

read more
Ellen Matloff on Direct-To-Consumer Genetic Testing

Ellen Matloff on Direct-To-Consumer Genetic Testing

On This Episode We Discuss: Defining direct-to-consumer (DTC) testsTypes are available to consumersDifference between medical grade and DTC genetic testsAccuracy of DTC genetic testsWhat to know before choosing a DTC testExamples of when a DTC test may be more...

read more

Publications