What Is A DNA Maternity Test?
Maternity testing is a genetic test that helps to determine the probability of a biological relationship between an alleged mother and a child by comparing the mother’s DNA profile with the child’s DNA profile.
A legal Maternity DNA test for purposes of determining maternity is an option that is utilized for legal purposes such as for immigration, adoption, child custody, child support or, estate cases.
the turnaround time for your result is 2 to 3 business days from the date on which the lab receives all DNA samples. your result will be mailed to your home, office, or anywhere you deem private.
At-Home Maternity Test Kit
The non-legal peace of mind maternity testing option is most commonly used for informational purposes only. although the method of testing is the same as a legal maternity DNA test. this non-legal maternity testing option can not be used for any legal purpose. the cost of this testing option begins at $189.99. If you would like to order a Home DNA Test Kit please call 888-204-0583 to purchase today.
Please note: At Home Maternity DNA test kits currently can not be sold to NYS residents at this time. The legal option is the only available option for New York State residents as per the New York State Department of Health Guidelines.
Related Maternity Testing Questions
Although both DNA testing options are tested the same way. the difference between the two is paternity testing is for determining the biological father of a child and maternity testing is for determining if a woman is the biological mother of a child.
If you would like to coordinate an appointment please do not hesitate to contact IDTO at 888-204-0593 today.
A standard at-home Maternity Test Kit pricing starts at $179.99 and up.
The average turnaround time for you to receive your results is 1 to 3 working days from the date on which the laboratory receives all genetic samples. Upon the completion of your DNA test. One of our DNA relationship testing consultants will contact you and provide you with a status update. An email will be sent to you with a copy of your results and a physical will be mailed out to your home.
Home maternity tests and legal maternity tests are tested the same way. Therefore the testing process has the same accuracy. Essentially, what will determine how the laboratory is able to produce a result will be determined by how the sample collector collects the genetic samples. Another possible determination may be if the samples were tampered with while traveling to the laboratory.