What is Paternity Depot?
The Paternity Depot is a low-cost alternative for DNA testing. Using simple, step-by-step instructions, people are able to quickly and economically settle important, and perhaps even life-changing, issues. For the cost-conscious person who needs to conclusively identify the father of a child, the Paternity Depot is the ideal resource.
People may contact the Paternity Depot online or over the phone to order a sample collection kit. The company’s website is thorough and informative. Nonetheless, some customers find it helpful to be able to talk to a “real [...]
Finding the African in You
The recent reimagining of the epic mini-series Roots will certainly cause some consternation among members of the black community who might not have seen the original. Watching a historical depiction of a very bitter and brutal part of our nation’s history will ignite many vapid feelings and opinions. The one thing the new version of the series is sure to do is reawaken in the hearts of many African Americans the desire to know where they belong, or better still where they come from and AfricanAncestry.com can play a part. The landmark mini-series will once [...]
DNA Diagnostic Center
The DNA Diagnostic Center (DDC) is one of the largest DNA testings centers in the world. They have been performing DNA testing since 1995. DDC Veterinary is their animal testing division, and it offers a comprehensive list of canine, equine, feline, and avian DNA testing. DDC Veterinary tests are recognized by multiple animal organizations including Orthopedic Foundation for Animals.
DDC Veterinary offers two equine tests to detect parentage and to create a genetic profile for identification. Both of these tests are 38 dollars. These tests are used mainly for the [...]
Tracing Your African Roots Through DNA
When Alex Hailey’s book Roots: The Saga of an American Family was published in 1976, it prompted many African American to wonder about their own root ties to the continent of Africa. A block-bluster Roots TV miniseries three years later captivated the whole country and inspired more and more African Americans to search for their African origins.
Unlike fellow Americans of European ancestry, they learned that there were few if any written records of history beyond the shores of our country. History for most of them began when their ancestors first set foot [...]