Monday, January 18, 2010

So You're Ready to Test Your DNA?

This starts a series that will address a variety of testing decisions and concerns.

Today, we address Step #1: Which company should I choose?

If your primary interest is in testing for genealogical purposes, I recommend that you visit the following sites to choose the right testing company. (Hint: They are not all created equal!)

http://www.isogg.org/ydnachart.htm
http://www.isogg.org/mtdnachart.htm
http://www.dna-testing-adviser.com/FamilyTreeDNA.html

For general information about the use of DNA in helping to advance your genealogy, visit http://isogg.org/ and click on Resources in the left sidebar.