FAQs - Sharing Data (general)

These are frequently asked questions as relate to contributing data in LunaDNA

What kind of data can I share in LunaDNA?
LunaDNA currently accepts DNA files from 23andMe, AncestryDNA, MyHeritage and FamilyTree DNA, as well as LunaDNA-generated health surveys. Soon, we will acc...
Wed, Oct 31, 2018 at 8:43 AM
Can I participate if I don't have access to a DNA file?
Yes. You may create an account with LunaDNA at any time. Currently, LunaDNA accepts DNA files and Health surveys but in the future we will also accept healt...
Wed, Oct 31, 2018 at 8:45 AM
What are the electronic surveys that LunaDNA accepts?
LunaDNA will create surveys on topics including family health history, individual health, medications, environment, lifestyle, or platform-related feedback....
Wed, Oct 31, 2018 at 8:51 AM
Can I upload my family member's data?
Each individual needs a separate account with LunaDNA in order to contribute data. If you have legal authorization to act on behalf of a family member, over...
Wed, Dec 5, 2018 at 9:25 AM
What risks are involved in sharing my data with LunaDNA?
Please review our Consent Policy for details on risks associated with sharing your data with LunaDNA for health research. LunaDNA does everything possible t...
Wed, Oct 31, 2018 at 8:57 AM
What type of control do I have over my data?
We believe you own your data so it is completely in your control at all times. You control what data you share with LunaDNA for health research. You...
Wed, Oct 31, 2018 at 8:58 AM
Why do you need to know my date of birth?
Your date of birth is used for two main things on the LunaDNA platform.  First, your date of birth actually helps us remove personally identifying infor...
Fri, Oct 5, 2018 at 10:47 AM
Why do you need to know my ethnicity?
Your ethnicity information is important for research because it can affect how you react to drugs, the risk and progression of disease, and many other facto...
Fri, Oct 5, 2018 at 10:42 AM