How long do DNA testing Results take?
DNA testing services IDTO DNA provides has turnaround times for results to be completed that vary depending on the type of sample being tested, the location of the participant involved in your test, and the relationship testing type. Below is a list of questions being answered regarding the average turnaround time of the most common DNA testing services we provide.
How long will it take to receive a paternity test result?
The average turnaround time for paternity test results to be completed is 2 to 3 business days from the date the laboratory receives all genetic samples.
Please note: Whether you are performing a legal test or using a Home DNA paternity test kit. The turnaround times to receive your results are the same which is 2 to 3 business days.
Same-day DNA testing is also an option and requires more detailed organization between the client and our partner lab to ensure your DNA samples arrive at the laboratory first thing in the morning. Your genetic testing samples will be given priority and will be tested immediately. Results will be completed by the end of the same business day. Contact our office at 888-204-0583 to learn more about same-day testing.
Paternity Testing Results Through Family Court
The turnaround time for a paternity test to be completed when the state is paying for your DNA test on average will range from 6 to 12 weeks. Please keep in mind each city and state Family Court system is different therefore longer turnaround times may occur than what was stated.
If you perform a legal paternity test that you pay out of pocket for with IDTO DNA our partner AABB Accredited DNA testing laboratory has an average turnaround time of 2 to 3 business days from the date in which the lab receives all genetic samples.
How long will it take to receive my immigration DNA test results?
DNA testing results are for immigration purposes when all genetic samples are received by the lab will take 2 to 3 business days to complete. Especially when all parties are located in the U.S.
Please keep in mind if you are performing an international DNA test the turnaround time for the entire process to be completed will vary from country to country. The U.S. Embassy/Consulate is responsible for scheduling the beneficiary’s DNA sample collection appointments.
Therefore it is difficult to provide an estimated turnaround time for the entire process to be completed. Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, the average turnaround time was 6 to 8 weeks. We recommend that you contact our office at 888-204-0583 to inquire about the immigration DNA testing process as it pertains to your country.
When will I receive my sibling DNA test results?
The average turnaround time for a sibling DNA test to be completed is 2 to 3 working days from the date the lab receives all genetic testing samples. Learn more about our sibling DNA testing service here.
The majority of DNA testing services we provide have an average turnaround time of 2 to 3 days for your results to be completed. It is always recommended when inquiring about DNA testing services that you clearly explain your situation and how you would like to use your results for a more concise response to how your case will be handled.