Old Publication by The Nation: Prince William’s DNA tests show Indian ancestry

Prince William’s DNA tests show Indian ancestry


Published by DearMyrtle Blog: AncestryDNA And Calico: Analysis of Family History and Genetics

NOTE from DearMYRTLE: The following was received yesterday from our friends at AncestryDNA.AncestryDNA and Calico to Research the Genetics of Human LifespanCollaboration Will Analyze Family History and Genetics to Facilitate Development of Cutting-Edge TherapeuticsPROVO, Utah and SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., July 21, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — AncestryDNA, an industry leader in consumer genetics, and Calico,…


Published by TheLegalGenealogist: Brothers versus sisters

Test them all! The one thing that is abundantly clear is that understanding DNA testing and the way it can be used in genealogy is tough stuff. We have to understand what kinds of DNA tests there are. We have to understand what those tests can and can’t show. And we have to understand who…


Published by Genealogy Blog: 23andMe – DNA Tests That Are Being Using For Far More Than Just Ancestry

I ordered a 23andMe DNA test yesterday. Yes – I’ve taken one from Sorenson’s, and later AncestryDNA, but I’d like to see how the test done by 23andMe matches up to the earlier tests. I’m also fascinated by all the non-family history research that 23andMe does with our DNA – lots of health-related stuff. One…


Published by Genealogy Blog: Understanding AncestryDNA

Why is DNA research so difficult to understand? Simple, it is a very complex topic. You first learned about DNA in high school biology. You probably then did your best to forget about DNA until about a decade ago when DNA testing became a reality as an affordable, relatively speaking, individual identifier and tool for…


From The Legal Genealogist: Today’s DNA sale

Today, right now In case you woke up on another planet this morning, it’s Father’s Day today. The day to celebrate all of the fathers in all of our families. Which means we’re down to a matter of hours to get Just the Right Gift for all of the fathers in our lives. Which, of…