Virgin Group announced it was merging with 23andme on 2/4/2021
DNA-testing firm 23andMe to go public through Branson ...https://www.cnbc.com › 2021/02/04 › dna-testing-firm-...
Feb 4, 2021 — ... backed by Virgin Group founder Sir Richard Branson, is taking consumer DNA-testing firm 23andMe public in a deal that values the merged .
23andme founded on 4/27/2006
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Here's a glimpse at some of 23andMe's key moments. 2006. April 27, 2006. 23andMe founded. 2007. May 22, 2007.
From and including: Thursday, April 27, 2006
To, but not including Thursday, February 4, 2021
Result: 5397 days
Anne E. Wojcicki (/wuːˈtʃɪtski/ woo-CHITS-kee; born July 28, 1973) is an American entrepreneur who co-founded and serves as CEO of the personal genomics company 23andMe.
As of 2020, she is listed as #93 in Forbes list of the World's 100 Most Powerful Women.
Wojcicki was born in Palo Alto, California, and has two older sisters, Susan Wojcicki, CEO of YouTube, and Janet Wojcicki, a PhD anthropologist and epidemiologist. Her parents are Esther Wojcicki (née Hochman), an educator of Jewish descent, and Stanley Wojcicki, a Polish-born physics professor emeritus at Stanford University. The three sisters consequentially grew up on the university’s campus. Anne also learned to figure skate at a young age, which she paid for herself.
When she was two, she learned how to figure skate, and later started playing ice hockey