Add-on-to-question here Re: DNA testing of ancestral MATERIAL ... #dna
Susan M. Rogers <smrogers@...>
The hair issue is SO important because of the difficulty in getting thetoggle quoted messageShow quoted text
funds for the tests.
If the hair can be readied, then after my lifetime -- when the $438 of
money (hopefully) would be obtained -- the family could test the two vital
individuals (between whom establishing a relationship would be so very
We know you have a cheek swab kit. How about the hair?
Susan M. Rogers smrogers@...
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Subject: DNA testing of ancestral MATERIAL ...
Hi. Are you able to test DNA-containing material, as opposed to cheekswabs?
In other words, say I have a letter >from someone or a lock of hair, andthat
person is long dead .... do you or will you offer testing of the DNA onthe
portion that was licked? I realize that there are contamination problems,