The Verge Magazine feature on Embark Vet, dog DNA company

Doggie DNA startup wants to learn about human diseases from dog drool

The Verge Magazine feature on Embark Vet, dog DNA company

Finally there’s a use for doggie drool: this spring, a new startup called Embark plans to launch a DNA testing kit for dogs that will tell owners about their canine’s ancestry, and disease risk. That’s not all the founders have in mind though; they may be aiming at human diseases by enlisting our longtime best friends…