In this webinar, Yoav and Dana will present an overview of MyHeritage DNA, including a background to DNA, how to take the MyHeritage DNA test (or upload raw DNA data files), understanding your ethnicity breakdown results and your DNA matches.
MyHeritage DNA tests can be ordered here.
Dana is a Senior Product Manager at MyHeritage and is responsible for MyHeritage's historical record search engine. She leads a dedicated and agile team of developers and QA engineers, and works closely with UX designers and data analysts to create the ultimate research experience. Dana joined MyHeritage in 2016 and loves every minute of it. She previously worked at Intel and served as a lieutenant in the Israeli army. She has a bachelor's degree in industrial engineering and an MBA from Tel Aviv University.
Yoav is in charge of defining and leading MyHeritage’s DNA products and business initiatives. In addition to this, Yoav manages the DNA science team, which is responsible for all DNA related algorithms behind the suite of MyHeritage DNA products. Before this role, Yoav led the MyHeritage QA team and was in charge of developing automations and perfecting manual-based QA. Previously, Yoav was a research assistant at Prof. Eran Meshorer's stem cell lab, where he worked hands-on with synthetic biology, including PCR and Cloning. Yoav holds a B.Sc. cum laude in Chemistry and Biology from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.