On $DNA Tokenomics

We suggest ignoring the price of the $DNA token for now. It is not related yet to anything except speculation, and as a utility coin – the sole currency of the Gene-Chain – it should not be speculated upon. It should be used in commerce, and it is being used that way a bit more […]

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The Future is Decentralized, and Open

At EncrypGen, we built on Multichain, which allows for peer-to-peer transmission of any data via streams on the blockchain, but Ethereum-based efforts and others should all be tried with the ultimate goal of low-cost, energy efficient, and truly distributed personal data storage accessible for science and “ownable” (profitable) for individuals producing that data. As we perfect these […]

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May 24, 2019 Video Update from Dr. Koepsell

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The Gene-Chain is Complete

Although the Gene-Chain has been open for business as a marketplace since Nov 2018 (we have already seen 100 transactions on it) and was functional for creating profiles as far back as April 2018, the final bits of functionality we have been striving for are now complete. Anyone can use their erc20 DNA tokens to […]

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7 Things to Do After You Get a DNA Test:

Discovering more about yourself and your ancestry is a compelling idea for many of us, which explains why at least 12 million Americans have had their DNA tested since 2007.

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Why Scientists Need Your DNA for Research

Did You Receive a DNA Test Kit for Christmas? Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past few years, you’ve noticed people are increasingly paying for those home DNA tests. Millions of them were purchased as gifts for the holidays and with the cost of genomic...

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BUSINESS INSIDER | EncrypGen is Growing the Gene-Chain Marketplace with viazoi Partnership

As the New Year is upon us and health and wellness are at the top of most people’s minds; EncrypGen kicks off the year with a new viazoi partnership that will serve health minded individuals and the scientific community alike. People who want to gain insights about their own unique biology to help manage their […]

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What You Need to Know About DNA Test Kits in Two Words. Opt Out.

Did You Receive a DNA Test Kit for Christmas?  Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past few years, you’ve noticed people are increasingly paying for those home DNA tests. Millions of them were purchased as gifts for the holidays and with the cost of genomic testing dropping, we will undoubtedly see them […]

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Whitepapers are for “projects,” Here’s our Version 1.0 Release Notes

White papers are great… for projects that remain speculative, in progress, and unreleased.  The Gene-Chain is real, however, working now as a marketplace for genomic data, paying people in DNA tokens. Here are our release notes on the Version 1.0 of the Gene-Chain. Anyone with their data from Ancestry, Codigo46, or 23andMe can already log […]

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From Home DNA Tests to Big Pharma – There’s Big Money in Genomic Data

From Home DNA Tests to Big Pharma There’s big money in genomic data, but where is it going? Genetic tests generally don’t pose any physical risks. Send some hair, swab your inner cheek or spit in a tube and find out if you’re part Viking, Cherokee, or West African and get some data that can […]

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