Mitochondrial DNA Test Order
Connect Generations Through Your Maternal Line
What is included: A mitochondrial analysis between two or more individuals, to confirm your relationship to relatives and possible ancestors through the maternal/female line , USPS Priority shipping of a Journey Genetic Testing collection kit (U.S.A. addresses only), detailed collection instructions, a prepaid overnight return label for your DNA samples (U.S.A. addresses only), lab processing fees, and 100% accurate results from our AABB accredited testing laboratory. Mitochondrial analysis kits can be sent to addresses outside of the United States by USPS First Class International for a small additional fee.
Who is included: Two donors, either female, male, or a combination. Other individuals who want to know if they share the same female lineage (aunts, cousins, grandmothers) may be added at an additional cost as shown on the order form.
How we send the DNA collection kit: USPS Priority mail (U.S.A. only). You will by emailed a tracking number from the USPS when the kit ships. If you are having us send the kit to an address outside of the United States, there is a small additional shipping fee and the kit will ship USPS Priority Mail International.
If you need to send a kit to more than one address: You have the option of sending additional testing kits to other addresses if needed. Each additional kit is $14.95 and includes USPS Priority shipping, collection materials, instructions, and a prepaid overnight UPS return mailer for the samples (U.S.A. addresses). If you wish to send more than one kit please indicate this on the order form. Kits shipped to addresses outside of the U.S.A. pay a small additional shipping charge, and are sent by USPS First Class International.
When your results will be ready: 12-14 business days after the lab receives all of the DNA samples. Each individuals’ mtDNA sequences are compared to see if they share certain regions of the DNA that indicate they come from the same maternal line, and this will be shown on the report.
Due to the nature of this type of analysis, we are only able to accept mouth swab DNA samples from one of our DNA collection kits.
Payment Options:We offer several ways to pay when you order a sibling DNA test. You can choose to pay with a credit, debit, or prepaid card with a VISA, MasterCard, Discover, or American Express logo. You may also pay through PayPal, and if you do not already have a PayPal account, you can set one up easily. We also financing options through Affirm. Affirm does not perform a hard credit check. Affirm offers both a Pay In 4 Payment plan, as well as offering up to a 12 month payment plan. Affirm is an independent company that we partner with, however the decision to extend financing is their decision alone.