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It’s Back, 23andMe Relaunches Its Consumer Gene Test
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The genetic testing service 23andMe has relaunched a controversial test that, using just a few drops of spit, can tell you if you’re a carrier for dozens of diseases.

It’s not as extensive as its previous service, which could screen for hundreds of health risks, but the new modified test is approved by federal regulators, clearing a major hurdle that had placed the company’s future in doubt.

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