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From: "William Hurst" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Re: Genographic Project Upload Tab - Now Available!
Date: Tue, 7 Jun 2005 19:55:22 -0400
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Charles wrote:

> Ken:
> As I understand it inorder to do an upload without having to do a SNP
> test you must have an exact 12 marker match with others previously SNP
> tested and listed in the haplogroup tab section of your page at FTDNA.
> If you have 1 or 2 step off matches, while they may be able to estimate
> your haplogroup, they will not allow it to be uploaded to the
> Genographic Project without further verification, i.e., a SNP test. From
> what I understand there has not been a miscall with a 12/12 match to
> someone else previously SNP tested in FTDNA's database. So FTDNA will
> allow you to upload if you have the 12/12 match with someone previously
> SNP tested as reported in the haplogroup tab of your account page.

Charles, it's not that simple. I've found at least two of our members who do
NOT have an exact match on the Haplogroup tab, but are not required to do a
SNP test in order to transfer results to the Geno project.

Bill Hurst

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