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23andMe Finds New Genetic Links to Covid-19 Loss of Smell Symptom

Jun.07 — 23andMe Inc. CEO Anne Wojcicki discusses the company’s latest finding of a genetic variant associated with the loss of smell and taste among Covid-19 patients. The research follows 23andMe’s earlier report on the link between human blood types and susceptibility to the virus. She also shares the areas of research the company is…

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Jun.07 — 23andMe Inc. CEO Anne Wojcicki discusses the company’s latest finding of a genetic variant associated with the loss of smell and taste among Covid-19 patients. The research follows 23andMe’s earlier report on the link between human blood types and susceptibility to the virus. She also shares the areas of research the company is working on to have a deeper understanding of Covid-19 severity and symptoms. Wojcicki speaks to Emily Chang on “Bloomberg Technology.”

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  1. Jason Roussel

    June 8, 2021 at 12:42 am

    Very cool

  2. My Kingdom For a Horse

    June 8, 2021 at 12:49 am

    Isn’t this the woman who runs yootokb who gave herself an award?

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‘Bloomberg Technology’ Full Show (06/11/2021)

Jun.11 — The only daily news program focused exclusively on technology, innovation and the future of business from San Francisco.

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‘Homework Gap’ Will Get Better Post-Pandemic, Says FCC’s Rosenworcel

Jun.11 — Jessica Rosenworcel, acting chair at the U.S. Federal Communications Commission, discusses a $1.2 trillion eight-year infrastructure spending package, proposed by a bipartisan Senate group to President Biden. She also emphasizes the agency’s efforts to close the ‘homework gap’ for children who don’t have Internet access at home, as well as the focus on…

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Jun.11 — Jessica Rosenworcel, acting chair at the U.S. Federal Communications Commission, discusses a $1.2 trillion eight-year infrastructure spending package, proposed by a bipartisan Senate group to President Biden. She also emphasizes the agency’s efforts to close the ‘homework gap’ for children who don’t have Internet access at home, as well as the focus on broadband affordability in both rural and urban America. Rosenworcel speaks with Emily Chang on “Bloomberg Technology.”

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Buy Now, Pay Later Startup Klarna Valued at $45.6 Billion

Jun.11 — Klarna Bank AB co-founder and CEO Sebastian Siemiatkowski discusses the company’s latest funding round led by SoftBank Group, giving the Swedish fintech startup a valuation of $45.6 billion. He shares more details about the rapid growth of the ‘buy now, pay later’ trend in e-commerce and says Klarna has no plans to go…

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Jun.11 — Klarna Bank AB co-founder and CEO Sebastian Siemiatkowski discusses the company’s latest funding round led by SoftBank Group, giving the Swedish fintech startup a valuation of $45.6 billion. He shares more details about the rapid growth of the ‘buy now, pay later’ trend in e-commerce and says Klarna has no plans to go public yet in the near future. Siemiatkowski also says he’s worried about the way cryptocurrency is being advertised and the financial risks for people who don’t truly understand the digital asset. He speaks with Emily Chang on “Bloomberg Technology.”

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