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From: "Lawrence Mayka" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] What is wrong with my DNA?
Date: Sun, 4 Jan 2009 10:02:10 -0600
In-Reply-To: <c5dd2e760901040722q7c4ff954gbeb6da9565cbf62d@mail.gmail.com>


Is it true that EA and decodeMe both use saliva samples, whereas FTDNA
ordinarily uses an inside cheek swab? Perhaps if FTDNA is given a saliva
sample, it will then get the same result that EA and decodeMe got. This
would then suggest some form of chimerism.

> [mailto:] On Behalf Of Scott Norton
> To start with, genetics is still a new discipline. We are
> going to find anomalies as we get more DNA results. If it
> were me, I would give FTdna all
> the results from the other companies and let them research
> it. FTdna could
> also have screwed up 2x.


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