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From: "Diana Gale Matthiesen" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] 23andMe Is Running a Special on the Ancestry Edition
Date: Wed, 10 Mar 2010 15:49:48 -0500
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If the members in my projects are any indication, the number of people in the
FTDNA atDNA database will be rising rapidly. The current FTDNA membership is a
huge, ready-made batch of customers.

Diana

> -----Original Message-----
> From: On Behalf Of Robert Stafford
> Sent: Wednesday, March 10, 2010 11:24 AM
> To:
> Subject: Re: [DNA] 23andMe Is Running a Special on the
> Ancestry Edition
>
> The best argument for testing at 23andMe is the size of its
> database. If
> FTDNA's argument is true for Y-DNA testing, it is even more
> relevant for
> autosomal testing, where you do not have the advantage of
> grouping people by
> surname. See:
>
> http://www.familytreedna.com/why-FTDNA.aspx
>
> Bob Stafford
>
> On Wed, Mar 10, 2010 at 9:25 AM, <> wrote:
>
> > How does this test (Ancestry Edition) compare with the new
> "People Finder"
> > testing at FTDNA?
> >


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