HelloGene is the name of the personal genome information service provided by Theragen BiO Institute (TBI) of Korea.
The product was launched in 2010 led by Jong Bhak, who established the genomics business division in TheragenEtex in Sep. 2009.
Mission of TBI's Personal Genome Service (PGS), called as HelloGene:
To provide genetic type information and scientific literature information for the public to make them aware of possible genetic-phenotypic associations and predictions on their health.
HelloGene provides genotype information accompanied by disease risk prediction.
HelloGene is only provided through doctors. It is not a DTC service. HelloGene does not use personal information except sex and age.
The time taken is about 2 weeks.