Category Archives: Full Genomes

Full Genomes Corp Offers $15 Individual SNP Test

I noticed that Full Genomes Corporation (FGC) https://www.fullgenomes.com/ now has individual SNP tests What is a SNP? for $15 – https://www.fullgenomes.com/purchases/132/ (not an affiliate link). I don’t know when they started offering it, but when I checked a while back, I didn’t … Continue reading

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Current April 2019 DNA Sales

Current January 2019 DNA sales, updated daily or every other day. Continue reading

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Why Y-DNA and mtDNA Are Useful for Genealogy

I often hear about Y-DNA and mtDNA being useless, or almost useless, for genealogical purposes. The main reason is simple – not many people have done deep Y-DNA or full mtDNA testing. While many have done Y-12 to Y-37 testing … Continue reading

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23andMe Haplogroup Limitations; Big-Y 700 (FTDNA), Y Elite (FGC)

If you test with 23andMe, you will get haplogroup information (mtDNA for males and females; Y-DNA for males). These haplogroups are an estimate as they rely on a small number of SNPs to determine your haplogroup. In most cases, you … Continue reading

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Current March 2019 DNA Sales

Current January 2019 DNA sales, updated daily or every other day. Continue reading

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Current February 2019 DNA Sales

Current January 2019 DNA sales, updated daily or every other day. Continue reading

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Full Genomes DNA Company

Update: I added YouTube link that I found that was mentioned in a Facebook group about Full Genomes long read test: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SJnI8I9WitE&t=2814s&fbclid=IwAR1JYOfw3U_UkRs-GPEyP7iKoAmWpkqpVsy5aV9BFhT1sbts703M9wbfqL4 (look at around 39 minutes, 57 seconds for the discussion if you don’t see it initially). I would … Continue reading

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Current January 2019 DNA Sales

Current January 2019 DNA sales, updated daily or every other day. Continue reading

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Current December 2018 DNA Sales

Updated January 2, 2019: removed Sticky; updated December 31, 2018: last update for December 2018 – minor price updates; updated December 29, 2018: minor price updates; updated December 28, 2018: minor price updates, removed sales that have ended; updated December … Continue reading

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FDA clears the first consumer genetic test for how well your medications may work — with caveats

Thanks go out to Debbie of Cruwys News, https://cruwys.blogspot.com/, for posting the link to this article in the International Society of Genetic Genealogy (ISOGG) Facebook group. Here’s the link: https://www.statnews.com/2018/10/31/fda-clears-23-and-me-genetics-test-drug-effectiveness/. Hopefully, 23andMe won’t overprice this test since  most of the DNA … Continue reading

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