• DNA testing can help adoptees, and those with unknown parentage identify and connect with their biological families, and discover more about their lineage and origins. While DNA testing alone can not  offer adoptees a quick answer to questions about their
  • Forensic genealogy is the process of using DNA matches to help solve criminal cases that have gone cold due to lack of evidence. Commonly used in the U.S. to identify victims and suspects, this method has helped the authorities with
  • Did you know that more than a thousand genetic tests are currently being used, and many are being further developed? Consumer DNA testing  broadly used to understand ethnicity and matching individuals. The results can help indicate biological ties and lead
  • Genetic tests are heavily hyped these days – they claim to be able to predict your risk of dementia, cancer, heart disease, and much more.
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    Forensic genealogy is the latest tool in the genealogist’s toolkit. Although law enforcement officials are still cautious about its use, it could  be the next big thing in investigative work since the introduction of DNA and fingerprint analysis. Since it’s
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    Consumer genetic testing has grown at an explosive rate over the last few years. According to an MIT Technology Review report, an estimated 26 million people had taken genetic ancestry tests by the start of 2019. Many more people opt
  • Did you know the U.S. has a much higher murder rate compared to other developed countries? With crime on the rise and suspects roaming loose, law enforcement agencies are taking specific measures to find criminals as soon as possible. This
  • DNA is present in almost all living beings and is the only molecule capable of reproducing itself. Often referred to as the building block of life, DNA carries important genetic information passed on through generations. What Does DNA do? DNA contains