DNA Research #DNA Re: DNA tests in Israel #dna
The law in Israel does not forbid DNA tests for genealogy. It doestoggle quoted messageShow quoted text
forbid genetic testing for parentage without a court order, (to protect
children >from being declared Mamzerim according to Jewish law) and does
require registration for those having a genetic database.
Israelis test freely with the American companies Family Tree DNA and 23
And Me, which do not come under Israeli Jurisdiction. Ancestry does not
send its kits to Israel, and MyHeritage as an Israeli company does not
sell kits to Israelis, but I think that they do allow you to upload your
raw data >from other companies.
Martin Davis firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
Yohanan Loeffler: "My understanding is that the tests are prohibited