FDA orders DNA Test Kit Sales Halted by 23andMe

The FDA has ordered 23andMe.com to halt sales of its DNA analysis product, claiming that it’s DNA23andMeKitscurrently being marketed “without marketing clearance or approval” from regulators. By studying a sample of a user’s saliva, the company alerts customers about any diseases they currently carry or are at risk for. (23andMe says it can identify up to 254 diseases and other medical conditions.) The company has twice submitted its test kit for review as a medical device, but the FDA says it has largely failed to satisfy “the issues described during previous interactions” between both sides.

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Albert Milliron is the founder of Politisite. Milliron has been credentialed by most major news networks for Presidential debates and major Political Parties for political event coverage. Albert maintains relationships with the White House and State Department to provide direct reporting from the Administration’s Press team. Albert is the former Public Relations Chairman of the Columbia County Republican Party in Georgia. He is a former Delegate. Milliron is a veteran of the US Army Medical Department and worked for Department of Veterans Affairs, Department of Psychiatry.

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