DNA Maternity Testing
Maternity Testing helps to prove a biological relationship between a mother and child.
Legal Maternity Test
A legal maternity test can be used for the following situations, immigration, adoption, birth certificate name changes, and for Social Security purposes. What is a legal test? What makes a legal DNA Maternity Test legal is the establishment of a chain of custody.
What is the method of sample collection for my legal test?
Buccal swabs are the most commonly used method of collecting DNA samples. The buccal swab is used inside of the mouth and brushed against the cheeks. Please note, blood samples can also be used.
Home Maternity Tests are tests that can be performed in the comfort of your home. This testing option is a non-legal test and therefore cannot be used for any legal purposes. If you would like to order a home DNA maternity test kit. Please contact our office today at 877-680-5800 to order now.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does a maternity test cost?
The cost of this genetic test is determined by how many people are involved in the DNA test and your specific situation. Pricing starts at Call 347-735-5490 for appointments today.
How long will it take for me to receive my DNA test results?
The average turnaround time to receive your results is 1 to 3 business days from the date the laboratory receives all DNA samples.
What’s the difference between a maternity and paternity test?
Although both testing options are tested and analyzed the same way. Maternity Testing involves the mother and Paternity Testing involves the father. The average turnaround time for both options is 1 to 3 business days from the date the lab receives all samples. Please note, Each result will clearly state whether is it is a paternal or maternal test. Unless both parents are tested together and the results will reflect the type of testing that was performed.