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From: Vincent Vizachero <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] 23andMe Is Running a Special on the Ancestry Edition
Date: Wed, 10 Mar 2010 11:48:03 -0500
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I'm with Marleen.

The effective size of 23andMe's autosomal database is absolutely tiny
for people interested in genealogical connections.

VV


On Mar 10, 2010, at 11:43 AM, Marleen Van Horne wrote:

> I disagree.
>
> 23andMe may have the largest autosomal database, today, but it does a
> genealogist no good when the people in that database have no
> interest in
> genealogy and do not reply to requests for contact.


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