Category Archives: DNA

HomeDNA 20% Promo Code Ends August 12, 2018

Received an e-mail from HomeDNA today with a 20% promo code, FF2018 and it applies to any of their DNA tests. Good through August 12,  2018. While I don’t generally recommend HomeDNA for most testers, I have tested several times … Continue reading

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Ancestry DNA Summer Sale $59 Ends August 20, 2018

As part of my daily DNA ritual, I check about two dozen DNA websites and Amazon to see what the price is today. When I visited AncestryDNA a few minutes ago, I was greeted with 40% sale; get AncestryDNA for … Continue reading

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MyHeritage On Sale for $69 Through August 20, 2018 and LivingDNA for $89 Until August 31, 2018

If you follow my Current Month DNA Sales, you may have noticed that I mentioned in the Current July 2018 DNA Sales, updated July 19th that MyHeritageDNA had changed its price from $79 to $69, but didn’t show it as a sale … Continue reading

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Silverberry Genomix Accepts Raw Data from Several DNA Companies as Well as Selling Its Own Kits

In doing my research to update my list of DNA companies, tools, blogs, and miscellaneous stuff, I came across a company I wasn’t familiar with: Silverberry Genomix. It offers free raw data uploads from 23andMe, AncestryDNA, and FamilyTree DNA (FTDNA) … Continue reading

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23andMe Adds Four New Traits Report

I was checking my e-mail a few minutes ago and saw an update from 23andMe (received about 1233 PM according to my e-mail provider): 4 New Reports to Close Out Your Summer Dear Customer, We’ve added four new Traits reports … Continue reading

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Suggestions on How to Optimize Spit Kit Collection Efforts

Here’s a good start on ways to improve your odds of getting better results from a spit kit. http://blog.dnagenotek.com/blogdnagenotekcom/bid/92842/10-hints-to-optimize-DNA-saliva-samples-based-on-millions-of-samples. They have a separate blog on their blog that has some additional tips – I added it below. For both blog … Continue reading

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MyGenomeBox DNA – Accepts Raw Data from Several DNA Companies

I ran across MyGenomeBox when I was working on the Alphabetical Listing of DNA Companies. The company is based in South Korea. It has two options – you can upload your raw data from several companies – it needs to … Continue reading

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