Non-Invasive Paternity DNA Test
What is Non-Invasive Paternity DNA Test Non-Invasive paternity DNA test conducted by Genomics Plus laboratories utilizes blood samples taken from the arm of the pregnant woman. Genomics Plus conducts these tests accurately as early as the first trimester. In this method there are no risk to the fetus, unlike Invasive paternity DNA tests like Amniocentesis and Chorionic Villus Sampling. It is a new technology available since 2002 and is becoming very popular during the recent years, there are literally a hand full of DNA labs that can preform this test and our partners are the original founders of this ground breaking technology.
Non-invasive paternity DNA test gets its name, since it utilizes only blood samples taken from the pregnant women's arm. The blood collected from pregnant woman's arm will contain the DNA of both her and the child. Genomics Plus extracts fetal DNA from the pregnant woman's blood sample, and test conducted to determine the paternity relationship. To perform the tests, we collects alleged fathers DNA sample by means of simple specimen obtained from the cheek cells. A hair with the root attached are other specimen samples collected by Genomics Plus to determine the alleged father.