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23andMe — Best Way to Download Your Ancestry Composition Data!

23andMe — Best Way to Download Your Ancestry Composition Data!

Ancestry Composition As you no doubt know, 23andMe‘s Ancestry Composition tool is interesting and cute but doesn’t give exact end points. There’s been some discussion on the 23andMe boards about downloading Firebug and using it to get your data. That is fine as far as it goes, but I don’t like all the other add ons that Firebug tries to get you to download so I’ve been using this method. I’m sorry I didn’t post about … Read entire article »

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23andMe Ancesty Composition: Homologous Chromosome Assignment Error

23andMe Ancesty Composition: Homologous Chromosome Assignment Error

Homologous Chromosomes Using 23andMe’s new Composition Tool creates some challenges and this posting is an attempt to explain the issues brought up in some of their discussion posts. This is still the best Ethnicity tool out there. I applaud them for using their own customers to glean data from hard to test populations. As can be seen from the picture above, you have 2 copies of each chromosome. This is my Ancestry Composition chromosome 6. One of … Read entire article »

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New “Ancestry Composition” Tool at 23andMe – Map View Improvements Needed

New “Ancestry Composition” Tool at 23andMe – Map View Improvements Needed

New Ancestry Composition Tool at 23andMe On Thursday evening, December 6th 2012, 23andMe released an eagerly awaited new ethnicity calculator called AP2 during its beta phase, for Ancestry Painting version 2. It’s currently listed as “Ancestry Composition” on the left hand side of your screen under the “My Ancestry” heading. I’m not ready to totally evaluate this tool, and may not be for quite some time. It’s been really exiting exploring it so far, and there … Read entire article »

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