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Submission + - $999 For a Complete DNA Scan -- Would You Do It? - (24hourforums.com)

DoroSurfer writes: "ZDNet is reporting that 23andme.com will open its doors on Monday, allowing you to send them a cheek swab and have your DNA analyzed for $999 (plus shipping, of course... ;)). So what's a thousand bucks buy you?

- They can tell you your ancient ancestry.
- They can tell you what diseases you're predisposed to.
- They give you a "Gene Explorer" that allows you to do a search in your genome to find out if you have a certain gene (e.g., you just heard on the news that Gene XYZ has been linked to Alzheimer's Disease)."

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