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Subject: Re: [DNA] Chromosomal Laboratories
Date: Tue, 3 Jan 2006 22:39:43 EST

In a message dated 1/3/2006 9:29:15 PM Central Standard Time,
> just came across a ad in Family Tree Magazaine for Chromosomal
> Laboratories ( They are "giving away"
> (for postage costs y-chromosome and mittochondrial posters. I looked at
> what they offered, which include 19 STR's for $145 and a haplogroup test
> for $145, but they do not specify the markers offered or the depth of the
> SNP tests. Is anyone familiar with this lab? It looks like they offer a
> range of paternity, maternity, other kinship, canine [!] and other tests
> and may have only recently gotten into the genealogy business.
> Forgive me if I missed a previous discussion about this lab.

Never heard of them. However, their prices are on the high side. Relative
Genetics offers 18 Y-STR markers for $95. DNAHeritage and Ethnoancestry offer
haplogroup tests for $99 and $95 respectively.

Bob Stafford

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