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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!

Man convicted of 1978 California double murder pardoned after DNA test

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - A 70-year-old California man convicted nearly four decades ago of killing his ex-girlfriend and her 4-year-old son walked out of prison Wednesday after DNA tests showed he was wrongfully convicted. Gov. Jerry Brown pardoned Craig ...

Published:  Thu, 23 Nov 2017 15:00:00 GMT

DNA test frees wrongfully convicted man serving time over a 1978 double murder

Inmate Craig Coley, 70, wrongly convicted of the 1978 double-murder of a woman and her child, and released from prison on the basis of DNA evidence was pardoned by California Governor Jerry Brown, in Simi Valley, California, U.S., is shown in this handout ...

Published:  Thu, 23 Nov 2017 14:38:00 GMT

Governor Brown Pardons Simi Valley Man After Advanced DNA Test

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Published:  Thu, 23 Nov 2017 13:54:00 GMT

Calif. Governor Pardons Man Following Advanced DNA Test

California Gov. Jerry Brown is pardoning a man convicted of a 1978 double murder that included a child after modern DNA tests suggested he was probably innocent. The Democratic governor announced Wednesday that he's freeing 70-year-old Craig Richard Coley ...

Published:  Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:12:00 GMT

Top 5 Best Early Black Friday Deals on Home DNA Tests

Thanksgiving is a time to be close with family. But how well do you really know your family tree If you're interested in learning more about your ancestry, your family genealogy, or any potential health risks associated with your genes, now is the time ...

Published:  Wed, 22 Nov 2017 14:10:00 GMT

Two Chicago men freed from prison after DNA tests prompt retrials

GALESBURG, Ill. - Nevest Coleman's family waited eagerly Monday outside a state prison in western Illinois as the final hours of Coleman's 23 years behind bars slowly evaporated. When Coleman finally emerged from Hill Correctional Center, his hands ...

Published:  Mon, 20 Nov 2017 15:28:00 GMT

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