Science Made Simple

We know that genetics can be confusing and hard to understand. That’s why we strive to make it as simple as possible. We believe in the future of genetics and that the key to an optimized lifestyle lies within our genes. Making this information accessible to everyone is our aspiration.



Are you at risk of vitamin a deficiency?

May 12, 2017
Do you need more vitamin A? Did your parents often forced you to eat more carrots when you were young? There is a very good reason for that because...

Are you getting enough Vitamin D?

May 12, 2017
You are probably eating a well balanced diet, getting enough sleep, and working out, but you’ve might overlooked one important thing - getting enough...

genes, gene, genetics

The future role of AI in genetics

May 5, 2017
Co-Founder and CEO of AthGene Yusufa Sey talks about the future of the genetics industry and the role of artificial intelligence in it. 

nutrition, gluten intolerance

Are You Gluten Intolerant?

May 3, 2017
Did you notice that a lot more people are becoming gluten intolerant? First, let’s be clear about what gluten is. Gluten is the general name for two...

fitness, sprint gene

Learn the secrets behind Usain Bolt’s speed

April 5, 2017
In 2009 Usain Bolt set a world record, sprinting 100 metres in 9.58 seconds, with a 0.146 second reaction time and reaching a top speed of 44.16...

nutrition, carbohydrate sensitivity

8 signs that show you are carbohydrate-sensitive

March 29, 2017
How often does our brain tell us to eat healthy but we end up treating ourselves with sugary snacks? Oh, if only we could eat what we want and...


Do you need more iron in your diet?

March 24, 2017
First you need to ask yourself: Am I constantly feeling extremely exhausted and weak? Am I often dizzy and short of breath and can barely make it up...

fitness, connective tissue injury

How prone am I to ligament/tendon injury?

March 23, 2017
People sometimes confuse tendons with ligaments as they are both connective tissue made of collagen. However, the main difference is their...

lifestyle, plant based diets, nordic diet

What’s wrong with our rich western diets?

March 22, 2017
At first sight, nothing! We are so lucky to live in a time where we can eat anything we wish, but the abundance of food in the west is actually...