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Helix Bets An 'App Store' Can Make Consumers Care About Their DNA

03:30 EDT 24 Jul 2017 | Forbes

Helix, spun out of DNA sequencing giant Illumina, is a bet that consumers will be more interested in paying for access to their DNA one use at a time, while leaving their data sitting in perpetuity in the company's database.

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