Fairfax Identity Laboratories Announces 27 Genetic Markers for Its Paternity and Relationship Testing

Published: Nov 08, 2013

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Richmond, VA – Fairfax Identity Laboratories announced today that it has made testing for 27 genetic markers for relationship establishment fully available in its paternity testing. This number far exceeds the number of markers required for paternity tests and gives Fairfax Identity Laboratories a greater ability to firmly establish family relationships than any other testing laboratory in the industry.

Fairfax Identity Laboratories’ paternity and relationship testing, has the ability to identify relationships with a probability far exceeding 99.999 percent in most instances, and has a greater likelihood of identifying sibling relationships than any of its competitors. Fairfax Identity Laboratories is able to schedule sample collection at locations across the United States making sample collection convenient for clients. Its paternity testing laboratory is also accredited by the State of New York Department of Health and DNA reference laboratory director Dr. Charles M. Kelly is a certified parentage Laboratory Director as well.

Fairfax Identity Laboratories can test for the following relationships:

- Absent biological parent

- Family studies

- Deceased parties

- Multiple alleged fathers who are related

- Twin zygosity

- Sibling testing

- Grandparent testing

- Family study/reconstruction (to determine paternity when a parent’s DNA is unavailable)

- Y chromosome testing

About Fairfax Identity Laboratories

Fairfax Identity Laboratories was established in 1990 to provide accurate, reliable, affordable and confidential DNA analysis of human biological samples. FIL provides service to attorneys, forensics laboratories, child support agencies, physicians and patients throughout the United States and the world. Fairfax Identity Laboratories operates as a business division of AIBioTech, LLC.

For more information about Fairfax Identity Laboratory DNA testing services, visit the website at http://www.fairfaxidlab.com/

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