Ellen Matloff Shares Her Expertise in Home DNA Kits on WNPR

Ellen Matloff Shares Her Expertise in Home DNA Kits on WNPR

WNPR's "Where We Live" explored the implications of inexpensive commercial genetic testing. Ellen Matloff, our CEO/President, discussed the difference between these home DNA kits and tests ordered through genetic counselors/physicians, legal implications of home DNA...

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Genetic Testing for only $249? – MyGeneCounsel

Genetic Testing for only $249? – MyGeneCounsel

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A4UEvD5sdK0&w=854&h=480 One genetic testing company recently grabbed headlines by announcing that for just $249 they will be offering a cancer gene panel that will test for 19 hereditary cancer genes. There is no doubt that...

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Podcast: Making Prophylactic Surgery Decisions

Podcast: Making Prophylactic Surgery Decisions

On this episode of Cancer Bytes, our CEO and President of My Gene Counsel, Ellen Matloff, sits down with one of her first patients, Ellen P., and reflects on the impact of genetic testing. Ellen P. was faced with making a prophylactic surgery decision before BRCA...

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Podcast: No Stomach for Cancer

Podcast: No Stomach for Cancer

In this podcast episode, Ellen interviews Johanna, who speaks about her and her family's experience with gastric cancer, genetic testing, and prophylactic surgeries. Johanna was 26 when she had her stomach prophylactically removed. She shares her decision making...

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Genetic Testing for only $249? – MyGeneCounsel

Podcast: Prophylactic Surgery Decisions Before BRCA Testing

In the podcast we hear from Ellen, whose strong family history of breast and ovarian cancer led her to make the hard, controversial decision to undergo multiple prophylactic surgeries years before genetic testing would become available. After losing her own mother at...

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Genetic Testing for only $249? – MyGeneCounsel

Video: Breeding Out Disease

Last autumn 60 Minutes aired a controversial episode on Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD), a loaded topic to say the least. In preparation for Newborn Screening Awareness Month this September, we're revisiting this topic in order to help break it down....

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Genetic Testing for only $249? – MyGeneCounsel

Video: Genetic Testing For Only $249?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A4UEvD5sdK0 One genetic testing company recently grabbed headlines by announcing that for just $249 they will be offering a cancer gene panel that will test for 19 hereditary cancer genes. There is no doubt that low-cost options...

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