myDNA is headquartered in Melbourne and operates across Australia, New Zealand, United States, Canada, United Kingdom and Asia.
The company was founded by Associate Professor Les Sheffield, who has been at the forefront of genetic research since the 1980s.
The team at myDNA consists of pharmacologists, molecular and clinical geneticists, researchers, genetic counsellors, nutritionists and sport dietitians who work together to provide genetic interpretations to inform an individual’s health, medical and lifestyle decisions.
Scientific credibility and a focus on evidence-based, peer-reviewed research are fundamental to our ongoing success. myDNA is an Organisational Member of the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health.
Bringing technology to healthcare
We believe that technology can enhance healthcare, making it more personal. The company has invested $8m into technology which allows us to operate our genetic interpretation engine and a further $2m in building a National Association of Testing Authorities (NATA) accredited laboratory.