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From: "Diana Gale Matthiesen" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] FTDNA will introduce Family Finder
Date: Tue, 16 Feb 2010 15:15:25 -0500
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I have a kit number that is receiving a free beta test. The text of the message
is mostly the same as the text I received as a project admin, however this other
email includes:

"The science -- uses linked blocks of DNA across the 22 autosomal chromosomes
and matches them between two people. Linked blocks are determined by comparison
of well over 500,000 HapMap SNPs."


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> Subject: Re: [DNA] FTDNA will introduce Family Finder
> I received an email also, with a link to additional
> information about the product...
> ??? - After doing a thorough search, I didn't see any information
> about the quoted 500,000 SNP test. Where did that info come from??

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