We match you to research studies
looking for people like you
Help people and Earn Money at the Same Time!
Signing up on DNAsimple is free. Every time we match you to a research study looking for someone with your background, we compensate you at least $50 for your participation- and this happens every time you qualify for a study.
Earn Money With your DNA
Donors sign up on our website.
Researchers request any number of samples from any conditions, backgrounds or mutations.
Donors get a notification every time they match a researcher's request.
We ship a saliva kit for donors to provide samples
Once donors return kits, we give $50 to them (or charity of their choice)
DNA donations equal faster cures
Thousands of studies are delayed or canceled due to lack of donors every year. That means treatments and cures for diseases remain undiscovered. Your donation can help to double the pace of genetic research, saving or improving millions of lives.
Find Genetic Samples in Three Easy Steps
Specify the patient population and disease of interest
Approve already consented and de-identified donors for real time studies.
Scientists can find genetic samples in 3 easy steps
See Us In The News
DNAsimple Featured on Shark Tank
Watch our CEO Olivier Noel pitch to the sharks on ABC in season 9 of "Shark Tank
CO-FOUNDER FEATURED IN FORBES 30 UNDER 30
Forbes Magazine's 30 Under 30 for Science list of 2017 includes DNAsimple co-founder and CEO, Olivier Noel. You can see his profile and those of other winners on their website
BUZZFEED REPORTS ON DNASIMPLE
BuzzFeed covered several companies and issues around medical and genetic donations. Of course, only one had no up-front cost for donors -- can you guess which one?
THE BOSTON GLOBE, DNASIMPLE, & BIORIGHTS
The Boston Globe covers the rising biorights movement and details how DNAsimple is "one of the few companies to pay for routine biological samples for research." See the full article on their website.
FASTCOMPANY REPORTS ON DONOR CONTROL
This week, an article in Fast Company discusses how DNAsimple's innovative model compensates donors but, more importantly, gives them control over how donations are used.
Your Privacy Is Important to us
Your privacy is important to our process. Your information is automatically de-identified so that a researcher will know that a sample has come from someone with their specified clinical characteristics but not that it came from "John Smith" from NYC