Tri States Public Radio Staff
Mon November 25, 2013
FDA Tells Google-Backed 23andMe To Stop Selling DNA Test
Originally published on Mon November 25, 2013 5:05 pm
The Food and Drug Administration has sent a warning letter to the company 23andMe demanding that its saliva test be taken off the market. The company claims the test can detect the genetic likelihood of more than a hundred diseases — a claim the FDA says the company has not proved sufficiently.