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From: "Lewis Townsend" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Darn! My Family Finder test was inconclusive!!! :-(
Date: Sun, 28 Feb 2010 16:16:57 -0500
References: <BLU135-W51F4D97BD437CE2102B33B53D0@phx.gbl><6.0.1.1.2.20100228145656.048d2dd0@mail.utexas.edu>


Me too! batch 349. I was not sent a new kit when test order was confirmed

Agree the message isn't very clear.

Lew


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From: "O. W. Odom" <>
To: <>
Sent: Sunday, February 28, 2010 4:01 PM
Subject: Re: [DNA] Darn! My Family Finder test was inconclusive!!! :-(


> Me too, and, like you, William, and Charles I have no idea what that last
> paragraph is trying to say. (And Alister, if I may say so, I think the
> lipstick joke has just about reached the end of its line.)
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> Obed
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> At 01:50 PM 2/28/2010, CeCe wrote:
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>>I just received this...
>>"A very small percentage of the tests we perform do not return conclusive
>>results the first time we test.
>>In these cases, the samples do not produce a reading that allows our lab
>>to determine with 100% certainty
>>the values for one or more markers or regions. When this happens, we
>>re-test the sample.
>>We repeat this procedure up to 3 times after the initial test fails to
>>give a clear result.
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>>Your sample failed to produce a clear result in this run.
>>Below is a status update for your kit number, as well as an estimated time
>>of when the next rerun
>>is expected to be completed:
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>>FamilyFinder - 3/31/2010 This expected date is based on an unused vial
>>being available
>>when your order was placed. The unused status was emailed to you in your
>>email confirmation
>>upon ordering Family Finder. The the email said we do not have an sample
>>on hand a kit
>>was mailed to you the following business day. When you samples comes back
>>it will be
>>placed in with the remained samples in this batch."
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> And I was unaware." (From "The Darkling Thrush" by Thomas Hardy)
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