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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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