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With recent advancements in scientific testing, it's becoming more commonplace for people to request DNA information. Why would you want to see your DNA? DNA testing is used today for a number of reasons including identifying human traits, infidelity testing, locating relatives, early detection of disease, and establishing paternity.

Several online companies exist today that have significantly reduced the cost of DNA testing and made the process very easy. For just a small fee, you can check the paternity of a child, look for the probability of life threatening diseases, find long lost relatives, and much more.

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5 stars
23 and Me

23 AND Best-In-Class Blue Ribbon Award

23andMe is one of the most comprehensive DNA tests available for those looking to better understand their ancestry, determine whether or not they are carriers for inherited conditions, and get a gene-level analysis of their sensitivities to factors such as caffeine or lack of sleep. 23andMe's testing provides more than 60 in-depth results using rigorous processes approved by the FDA and is an excellent value for the cost. They earn our highest rating.
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4.5 stars
Live Well Testing


Live Well Testing provides a long list of reliable DNA testing options for both court admissible and non-court admissible results. Along with a professional website, customer friendly policies, and fair pricing, Live Well Testing is a great place for your DNA testing needs.
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3.5 stars


Medimpex offers access to DNA testing kits where paternity and infidelity testing are the main objectives. Despite a less professional and attractive website we appreciated Medimpex's reputation and fair pricing.
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3 stars
American Screening Corporation


ASC offers a decent selection of different DNA testing options. We were a little disappointed in the test descriptions, and lack of reporting. If you're looking for a more customer friendly and professional DNA testing experience we recommend you choose a higher ranked company.
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3 stars
Family Tree DNA


Family Tree DNA offers one of the most in-depth array of options for DNA testing specifically related to one’s family tree and is ideal for those seeking detailed information regarding their genetic ancestry. On the other hand, for those who want a DNA test for more immediate, practical reasons, such as determining paternity or finding out if they are a carrier of an inherited condition, they will want to consider one of the more comprehensive services in our review. Read More... Visit

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However, not all companies that offer DNA testing provide the same service or charge the same fees. Before you order a DNA testing kit yourself, you should consider the following important factors:

  • Purpose. Many DNA companies focus on testing for the sole purpose of identifying the mother or father of a child. If you're after health related information make sure the testing will serve that purpose.
  • Cost. DNA testing can range from $99 to $500 and up. Make sure you understand the cost and what you'll receive before you finalize your transaction.
  • Reporting. Once the DNA results come back you'll want a report easy to read. Look for a company that provides user friendly DNA results. has reviewed and ranked the best DNA testing services available today. We hope these reviews help you get the DNA tests that you're looking for!

DNA test confirms teen missing since 1976 was John Wayne Gacy victim

On Wednesday, a 16 year old boy who went missing from his home more than 40 years ago in Minnesota, has been identified by Chicago police as a victim of the serial killer John Wayne Gacy. USA TODAY CHICAGO - A St. Paul, Minn. teen who went missing more ...

Published:  Wed, 19 Jul 2017 14:04:00 GMT

DNA Testing Suggests Dogs Needed No Convincing to Befriend Humans

Dogs have loved us for thousands of years, despite humanity's many flaws and foibles. New research suggests dogs were domesticated from wolves just once-that's all it might have taken for puppers and people to form an everlasting alliance. The study ...

Published:  Wed, 19 Jul 2017 11:15:00 GMT

Examining the Rise of DNA Testing in Football

Football has become a battleground for sports science, and DNA testing is the latest weapon being wielded by clubs looking to gain an advantage. In effect, teams are aiming to win games long before the ball is placed in the centre circle. Instead ...

Published:  Tue, 18 Jul 2017 04:22:00 GMT

Concepts - Who To Test for Your Father's DNA

If the first thing you thought when you read the title of this article was, "Well duh - test your father,"¯ you would be right"¦unless your father is deceased. Then, it's not nearly as straightforward, because you have to find other family ...

Published:  Wed, 19 Jul 2017 17:15:00 GMT

DNA Testing Frees Former Marine Accused of Stabbing 11-Year-Old Boy More Than 20 Times

Citing DNA testing, Houston officials have dropped a murder charge against the man they accused of killing an 11-year-old boy last year, PEOPLE confirms. The Harris County District Attorney's office says there is "insufficient evidence to prove a case ...

Published:  Wed, 19 Jul 2017 14:34:00 GMT

Doggie DNA testing startup gets fresh funds

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Companies like 23andMe help people learn about their genetic makeup, but now investors are backing a spin on the trend: genetic testing for dogs. Startup Embark Veterinary allows pet owners, vets and breeders to learn about the ...

Published:  Wed, 19 Jul 2017 20:23:00 GMT

88 of oil tanker tragedy victims identified thru' DNA

BAHAWALPUR: As many as 88 victims of June 25 oil tanker tragedy that occurred near Ahmedpur Sharqia have so far been identified through results of DNA tests received by the local administration from the laboratory in Lahore. According to Ahmedpur East ...

Published:  Wed, 19 Jul 2017 21:03:00 GMT

DNA Evidence Frees the Innocent

Jeffreys described this time as "simply insane." In response to the incredible demand, Imperial Chemical Industries (ICI), the largest chemical company in the United Kingdom, opened its first DNA testing laboratory in the summer of 1987. ICI Americas ...

Published:  Wed, 19 Jul 2017 01:03:00 GMT

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