Category Archives: GEDmatch

23andMe DNA Day 2018 Sale Prices

Looks like 23andMe finally announced their DNA Day sale prices: 23andMe – $69 for Ancestry (ethnicity) only and $139 for Ancestry (ethnicity) with Health; regular price $99 or $199 (on 23andMe’s website and Amazon). Sale price ends April 25, 2018. … Continue reading

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MyHeritage Makes Contacting DNA Matches Free

As reported on MyHeritage’s blog, https://blog.myheritage.com/2018/01/contacting-dna-matches-is-now-free/, if you use the DNA match option to send the message.It doesn’t apply to contacting users through other means if you don’t have a paid subscription. Please note that contacting DNA Matches has been … Continue reading

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Places You May Be Able to Upload Your DNA Raw Data

The below list is not comprehensive and some of the upload options are free, others are freeium (partly free and partly paid depending on the site and what you want to do on the site), and paid (paid options run … Continue reading

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MyHeritage DNA Ethnic Update and Chromosome Browser

As mentioned on MyHeritage’s blog https://blog.myheritage.com/2018/01/major-updates-and-improvements-to-myheritage-dna-matching/, here’s a brief blurb from the blog: We’re excited to announce major updates and improvements to DNA Matching rolled out today for all our users. Anyone who took a MyHeritage DNA test, and anyone … Continue reading

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Ignore Ethnic Results Below the Continental Level

Updated July 18, 2018 – added 23andMe (latest ethnicity results after the last update) and Geno 2.0 Next (Helix) results; still waiting on latest AncestryDNA update.  June 7, 2018 – Ancestry recently updated their ethnicity results, but as of early … Continue reading

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My GEDmatch Admixture Results

Update March 17, 2018: For the GEDmatch Admixture results, the numbers usually refer to percent of DNA from each region.  However, each Admixture test is geared towards a specific ethnicity or region so they should be understood in that light. … Continue reading

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Current DNA Prices January 7, 2018

Updated: January 9, 2018 – some of the prices have changed from January 7; please double check before ordering. Before purchasing from any of the below DNA companies, always check the price before you order as prices can change fast. … Continue reading

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