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Ellen Matloff on “DNA Today” Podcast

Ellen Matloff, President/CEO, joins our Communications Lead, Kira Dineen, on her genetics podcast, “DNA Today”. In this episode, they discuss direct-to-consumer (DTC) genetic testing including… DTC test types available to consumers Difference between medical grade and DTC genetic tests Accuracy of DTC genetic tests What to know before choosing a DTC test Examples of when a…

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Scalable, Updating Return of Genetic Test Results from 2018 Forward

The National Cancer Institute hosts a webinar series called Ethical aNd Regulatory Issues in Cancer researcH (ENRICH). This speaker series fosters discussion about ethical and regulatory issues impacting cancer research. Our CEO/President, Ellen Matloff, was the keynote speaker in the latest webinar titled, “A Scalable Model for Returning Continually Updated Genetic Results to Consumers and…

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Genetic Counselors and You Webinar Series: Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Tests

The National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) has introduced a new webinar series, “Genetic Counselors and You” hosted by genetic counselors from a variety of fields. Webinars are live and the recording can be accessed later if you miss the streaming. Registration is free and open to the public. The most recent webinar, “Ancestry and…

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Video: Reflections on DTC genetic testing one year after FDA shutdown

One year ago today, the FDA made a very controversial decision to shut down the biggest direct-to-consumer (DTC) genetic testing company out there. On the anniversary of that decision, our President and CEO Ellen T. Matloff, reflects on the issues surrounding DTC genetic testing and explains why the big question is not whether or not there…

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