Gain Peace of Mind With Infidelity DNA Testing

 

Scandals in past years, such as the Ashley Madison website leak, have only pointed out the unfortunate fact that many people do not take marriage vows seriously.

People are the victims of infidelity every day, and unlike the spouses of Ashley Madison users, they can’t rely on hackers to expose their partners’ indiscretions.

This doesn’t mean that these people can’t prove their suspicions about their partners’ cheating. We offer accurate, confidential infidelity testing for those who need proof of partner infidelity.

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DNA Testing for Inheritance Claims

Losing loved ones is never easy and an already emotional time can become completely overwhelming when legal matters get involved. It can seem like people come out of the woodwork claiming that they’re biological relatives of your loved one, and they deserve some of what they claim to be rightfully theirs.

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3 Ways DNA Samples Can be Compromised

If you are wanting to get a DNA test, it is likely for one of two reasons: to satisfy your own curiosity or to use as evidence in a court case. While you want reliable results in both situations, accuracy is especially crucial in legal cases, where the results can have serious consequences.

Because DNA test results have to follow the chain of custody procedure to be allowed in court, not all DNA tests are legally admissible. Only DNA tests that have a thoroughly documented chain of custody can be used in court. This requirement prevents DNA tests from becoming compromised, which usually happens in one of three ways.

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The Difference Between a Legal and a Non-Legal DNA Test

If you’re wanting to complete a DNA test for fun, you’ve probably considered purchasing a test kit online. In certain situations, a DNA test isn’t always the way to go. There are vital differences that separate home kits and lab tests, including the fact that lab-based DNA testing is court admissible while home-based testing is not. Why is a court admissible DNA test preferred over a home test? Here are some ways in which legal tests and non-legal tests differ.

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What are MoMo Twins?

You may have seen the viral photo from a few years ago: two twin newborn girls, holding hands. The adorable picture was rare not only for the love it captured but also for the rare type of sibling it featured. The twins in the photo are monoamniotic or MoMo twins. What is a MoMo twin and why are they such a rare occurrence? Read on to learn more!

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Researchers Make a Breakthrough Concerning Treatment-Resistant Cancers

Scientists from Monash University and the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC, New York) have discovered why some cancers, particularly lung cancer and melanoma, are able to quickly become resistant to targeted therapies. Continue reading “Researchers Make a Breakthrough Concerning Treatment-Resistant Cancers” »

Bogota Twins Switched at Birth

Many mothers say the best day of their life is when their child was born. Mothers of twins get double doses of great memories. Those memories can quickly turn into terror when mistakes are made and children are sent home with the wrong parents. Sometimes the error isn’t realized until years later like in the case of two sets of twins from Bogota, Colombia. All four brothers were in for the shock of their lives when they each discovered that the twin he’d been raised with wasn’t biologically related to him. Continue reading “Bogota Twins Switched at Birth” »

Why Should You Consider Pharmacogenetics Testing?

Pharmacogenetics testing uses a saliva sample to create a genetic profile specific to the patient. Physicians then use the information from the sample to run against a list of medications to determine the patient responses to certain drugs. Continue reading “Why Should You Consider Pharmacogenetics Testing?” »

5 Forensic Details TV Gets Wrong

Do you hear that? It’s a song by The Who, playing very faintly in the distance. While shows like CSI and Cold Case are fascinating for their drama and entertaining relationships, they don’t always get the details correct when it comes to forensic and DNA testing procedure. Test Smartly Labs is a certified DNA testing provider that knows the ins and outs of forensic testing. Let’s take a look at five details TV often gets wrong:  Continue reading “5 Forensic Details TV Gets Wrong” »

Simple Ways to Learn More About Your Genetics

It is natural to be curious about your ancestors and where they once lived. Many families do not have extensive records of their history, leaving it to later generations with better technology to solve genealogical mysteries. Our modern tech makes it simpler to delve into the past and uncover the truth about our family origins. Today, Test Smartly Labs will share some easy tips to help you uncover your family’s secrets.

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