Power vs Duration

Power vs Duration

An important aspect for athletes to know is the degree of having  strength compared to endurance. You can therefore see whether you have a aptitude for endurance sport, for example. This data is also important to create an optimal training schedule . With our DNA sport test you will find out all about this, but even much […]

Maximum oxygen uptake

Maximum oxygen uptake

Are you curious about your  maximum oxygen uptake? Or would you like to have your aptitude for  VO2max determined? We can view your genetic profile with our DNA sport test and let you know how your VO2max is. Of course we look at the gender and age, and the data of a good oxygen uptake. […]

Lactate Threshold

Lactate Threshold

Do you want to know what your genetic predisposition for the  lactate threshold  is? We can determine your lactate threshold based on 3 genes. With our Sport DNA test, this is 1 of the many parts that you can gain insight into. From nutrients to energy Nutrients can be converted into energy in two ways: […]

Exercise and weight: weight gain when you exercise less

Exercise and weight: weight gain when you exercise less

With our Sport DNA test we can see whether you have a genetic predisposition to gain weight faster if you exercise less. Many people search for  lose weight without exercising on the internet. We call this the risk of overweight due to inactive lifestyle. Effect of exercise on body weight Physical activity influences the body’s energy […]

Identifying genetic substructures within the Dutch population

Identifying genetic substructures within the Dutch population

We at Omnigen are specialized in DNA research and analysis. We are most proud of our personalized DNA analysis and having said that, we are continuing to continue our research and expand our knowledge. One of our interns is currently conducting a study to identify genetic substructures within the Dutch population. A genetic substructure can […]

DNA Dinner

DNA-Diner

On Tuesday evening, 9 October, Omnigen organized a DNA dinner in collaboration with vers+. At this dinner, people were served dishes based on what their DNA said, looking at the required amount of fat, carbohydrates, proteins and vitamins. Read the article by the AD about this evening here or Robbaan’s article here. In addition, Hutten has also written […]

Lifestyle and health

Lifestyle and health

Taking care of your health and working on it doesn’t have to be expensive. A number of things you can do are virtually free such as: drink water, yawn and sleep. Yawn? Yes, yawning is also according to=”research good for your health. Read more below why! Water We’ve all heard about it before: drink enough! The […]

Easter eggs: good for your heart

Easter eggs: good for your heart

“Happy Easter!”, it’s almost time. Get together with family, have brunch and don’t forget: eating chocolate Easter eggs. But we don’t just eat chocolate eggs during the Easter weekend itself. They have been in the store for weeks now. Here they are a temptation for everyone. And especially for people who are consciously engaged in […]

Are you also ready for the Rotterdam Marathon?

Are you also ready for the Rotterdam Marathon?

Omnigen is present at the Sport Expo of the Marathon in Rotterdam Because we at Omnigen want to support the participants of the Rotterdam Marathon and introduce other fanatic athletes to our products and services, we will be at the Rotterdam Marathon Sport Expo on Friday 7 and Saturday 8 April (for details see: zieMarathon […]

The button of the coffee machine: it’s in your genes

The button of the coffee machine: it's in your genes

“Coffee anyone?” is the question that is regularly asked at the Omnigen office. Almost everyone on team Omnigen drinks coffee, but the amount varies quite a bit. One is bouncing after two cups of coffee, the other drinks espresso all day and is still drowsy. Recognizable? The effect of caffeine is different for everyone. Genetic […]