How DNA testing can reveal your ethnic roots

How DNA testing can reveal your ethnic roots

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How DNA testing can reveal your ethnic roots


Discover your family's historic origins by uncovering the regions your ancestors came from. DNA tests allow you to uncover which ethnicities you inherited from the ancestors who came before you. The MyHeritage Ethnicity Estimate includes 42 ethnicities -- the most detailed percentage breakdown available. In this webinar, you will learn how MyHeritage determines your Ethnicity Estimate, how you can understand and share it, and how to use it to expand your family history research. 


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MyHeritage is the leading global destination for discovering, preserving and sharing family history. Our platform and DNA kits make it easy for anyone, anywhere to embark on a meaningful journey into their past and treasure their family stories for generations to come. Our powerful technology does the searching for you, revealing fascinating new details about your family history — effortlessly.

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Presenter: Yoav Naveh

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.

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