An independent review of tests, companies, and prices
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The following information is current as of July 2013. We update quarterly. This information is provided based on direct calls to the companies below. Prices may change and this is to be used a guide for your personal information.

Legal DNA Paternity Testing Companies and Prices
 Company Name
No. of Markers
 Payment Plan
 Price of Test
 DNA Diagnostics (DDC)
 16
 Yes
 $ 495
 LabCorp
 21
 No
 $ 525
  Identigene
 16
 No
 $ 359
  Genetics Testing Lab (GTL)
 16
 No
 $ 330
  DNA Testing Services of America
 16
 Yes
 $ 399
 DNA Paternity Testing Centers
 16
 Yes
 $ 399
  Genelex
 16
 No
 $ 475
  The DNA Clinic
 16
 Yes
 $ 459
 AAA DNA Testing
 21
 Yes
 $ 299
Criteria for inclusion on this list:
AABB accredited lab performing all testing, court ready, and overall company reputation and customer satisfaction rating

Home (Personal Use) DNA Paternity Testing Companies and Prices
 Company Name
No. of Markers
 Payment Plan
 Price of Test
  DNA Diagnostics (DDC)
 16
 Yes
$ 189
 DNA Testing People
 21
Yes
 $ 199 
  Identigene
 16
 No
 $ 159
Bio-Gene DNA Testing
 26
 No
 $ 149
  DNA Testing Services of America
 16
 Yes
 $ 250
 DNA Paternity Testing Centers
 16
 Yes
 $ 299
 American Medical Services
 16
 No
  $299
 The DNA Clinic
 16
 Yes
 $ 299
These tests are considered for personal use only. Only two of the companies listed perform the 21 marker test, which is considered a more accurate test. We urge caution when only considering the cheapest paternity testing availability.

Immigration DNA Testing Companies and Prices
 Company Name
No. of Markers
 Payment Plan
 Price of Test
 DNA Diagnostics (DDC)
 16
 Yes
$ 475
 Labcorp
 21
Yes
 $ 850 
 Orchid Cellmark
 16
 No
 $ 550
 Genetics Testing Lab (GTL)
 16
 No
 $ 550
 Identgene
 16
 Yes
 $ 559
 The Paternity Lab
 16
 Yes
Uses DDC
 Genelex
 16
 No
  Did not disclose
 The DNA Clinic
 16
 Yes
 $ 875
Immigration testing prices listed do not always reflect any additional fees involved in delivering the testing kits to the individual countries. Origination of immigration testing requires application with the U.S. Govt.
Twin Zygosity DNA Testing Companies and Prices
 Company Name
No. of Markers
 Payment Plan
 Price of Test
DNA Diagnostics (DDC)
 16
 Yes
 $ 400
Labcorp
 21
No
 $ 399 
Bio-Gene DNA Testing
 26
 No
 $ 149
Genetics Testing Lab (GTL)
 16
 No
 $ 158
Paternity Testing Corp of America
 16
 ?
 $ 350
Genelex
 16
 Yes
 $ 475
Beta Paternity
 16
 No
 $ 159
The DNA Clinic
 16
 Yes
 $ 299
These tests are considered for personal use only. Only two of the companies listed perform a 21 marker test, which is considered a more accurate test. However with Twin Zygosity testing, 16 markers is very accurate.

Legal Grandparent DNA Testing Companies and Prices
 Company Name
No. of Markers
 Payment Plan
 Price of Test
 DNA Diagnostics (DDC)
 16
 Yes
 $  695
 LabCorp
 21
 No
 $ 840
 Identigene
 16
 No
 $ 450
 Genetics Testing Lab (GTL)
 16
 No
 $ 355
 DNA Testing Services of America
 16
 Yes
 $ 605
 DNA Testing People
 16
 Yes
 $ 499
 American Medical Services
 16
 No
 $ 795
 The DNA Clinic
 16
 Yes
 $ 459
 AAA DNA Testing
 21
 Yes
 $ 299
Criteria for inclusion on this list:
AABB accredited lab performing all testing,
court ready, and overall company reputation and customer satisfaction rating

Home (Personal Use) Grandparent DNA Testing Companies and Prices
 Company Name
No. of Markers
 Payment Plan
 Price of Test
 DNA Diagnostics (DDC)
 16
 Yes
$ 750
 Beta Paternity
 16
No
$ 395
 Identigene
 16
 No
 $ 399
 Genetics Testing Lab (GTL)
 16
 No
 $ 150 
 DNA Testing Services of America
 16
 Yes
 $ 605
 DNA Testing People
 16
 Yes
 $ 289
Bio-Gene DNA Testing
 41
 No
 $ 249
 The DNA Clinic
 16
 Yes
 $ 299
These tests are considered for personal use only. Only two of the companies listed perform the 21 marker test, which is considered a more accurate test. Only one offers a 41 marker test which is considered the most accurate.

Legal Sibling DNA Testing Companies and Prices
 Company Name
No. of Markers
 Payment Plan
 Price of Test
 DNA Diagnostics (DDC)
 16
 Yes
 $ 875
 LabCorp
 21
 No
 $ 630
 Identigene
 16
 No
 $ 450
 Genetics Testing Lab (GTL)
 16
 No
 $ 355
 DNA Testing Services of America
 16
 Yes
 $ 690
 Paternity Testing Corp of America
 16
 Yes
 $ 800
 GeneSys
 16
 No
Uses DDC
 The DNA Clinic
 16
 Yes
 $ 459
 AAA DNA Testing
 21
 Yes
 $ 299
Criteria for inclusion on this list:
AABB accredited lab performing all testing,
court ready, and overall company reputation and customer satisfaction rating

Home (Personal Use) Sibling DNA Testing Companies and Prices
 Company Name
No. of Markers
 Payment Plan
 Price of Test
 DNA Diagnostics (DDC)
 16
 Yes
 $ 495
 LabCorp
 21
 No
 $ 525
 Identigene
 16
 No
 $ 359
Bio-Gene DNA Testing
 41
 No
 $ 249
 Genetics Testing Lab (GTL)
 16
 No
 $ 253
 Orchid Cellmark
 21
 Yes
 $ 675
 GeneSys
 16
 Yes
 $ 295
 Beta Paternity
 16
 No
 $ 399
 The DNA Clinic
 16
 Yes
 $ 399
These tests are considered for personal use only. Only one company offers a 41 marker test for standard testing cases.


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