Sunday, May 27, 2018

Tag: DNA testing

Woman Thought Her Afro-Latino Heritage Made Her...

A woman looking to uncover her ancestral roots says her DNA test results were enough to make her rethink her entire racial and genetic...

‘What Are You?’ Woman Raised As a ‘Southern...

Thanks to companies like 23andMe and Ancestry DNA, an increasing number of Americans are taking advantage of DNA testing to gain a better understanding...

Sentenced to Life After One-Day Trial In...

GRETNA, La. (AP) — A Louisiana man imprisoned for nearly four decades walked free Tuesday after his conviction in a 1979 rape was thrown...

FDA Gives 23andMe Approval to Test for...

After halting 23andMe from using DNA tests to determine disease risks in 2013, the Food and Drug Administration has approved the company to do...

DNA Testing Could Help Make a Case...

A new book by Columbia sociology professor Alondra Nelson says that using DNA technology to find their African roots is becoming increasingly popular among...