Own Your Genome

Choose to keep your genome private to learn about yourself or contribute your genome to research. Either way, you own and control your DNA.

Genome Buddy DNA test

Your Personalized Genetic Report

After your order, download the free Genome Buddy companion app to see how your genes interact with diet, exercise, alcohol, caffeine sensitivity and more.

How it works?


Order the Genome Buddy Test Kit


Fill the sample with saliva and use the pre-paid label to ship


Once the lab results are ready view them securely on your phone

Your DNA Report Includes

Muscle Power

Gene ACTN3

Better at muscle and power movements like sprints than endurance training.

Strength Training


Your body's response to weight training may result in increased fat volume.

Endurance Training


Your body's response to high endurance training such as running, swimming, cycling may be beneficial

Weight Loss & Fitness

Gene ADRB2

You may benefit from performing HIIT exercises as they will help you lose weight.

Lactose Intolerance

Gene MCM6

Your body may experience bloating, gas and diarrhea after consuming milk products.

Blood Pressure

Response to Exercise

Gene EDN1

Exercise may bring a positive response for reducing your blood pressure.

Alcohol Metabolism

Gene ALDH2

Your body's ability to metabolize alcohol is slow and you may experience unwanted side effects such as nausea, headache, flushing of the face.

Caffeine Consumption

Gene CYP1A2

Your body metabolizes caffeine more slowly and you may experience unwanted side effects such as anxiety, insomnia and nervousness if consumed.

HDL Cholesterol

Response to Exercise


Your body may have an enhanced response to an increase in HDL (good cholesterol) levels when you exercise.

Control Your Health Data

We add military-grade encryption to your results.

  • Privacy First

    Your health data privacy matters to us. We do not resell your data.

  • Convenient

    Get your at-home tests delivered to your home with pre-paid return labels.

  • Powerful

    Get reports about how your DNA is likely to respond to certain things like caffeine and exercise.

  • Easy

    Only 4 simple steps to follow and you will receive your results in approximately 4-6 weeks.

Your Accurate Results

Bowhead works with leading laboratories with CLIA certification and works in compliance to HIPAA to protect your health data and ensure only the most accurate results.
Mobile Companion App

Visualize your results via our iOS and Android Companion Genome Buddy apps. Visualize the information in an easy to read way.

Distributed Ledger

We use blockchain-based technology to ensure you are the only one that is able to decrypt and control your health data.

Worldwide Shipping

We ship worldwide. Genome Buddy can't cover all the duty and shipping fees. We are working on that superpower.

Own Your Genome

Understand how your body works without sacrificing privacy.