Journey Genetic Testing
Grandparent DNA test in Michigan

Michigan Approved Grandparent DNA Test


Includes DNA Kit, Free Rush Shipping Both Ways1 Grandparent and 1 Child, Lab Processing, 100% Accurate Results

The purpose of this type of genetic test is to discover paternity (in most cases) when the alledged father is not accessible for DNA testing to determine if a child of the grandparents is the father of a child(ren). Each state has various laws regarding paternity, and what testing is authorized. If you want to learn more about the paternity laws in Michigan please go to PATERNITY LAWS.

A Home Grandparent Test Kit In Michigan Has No Regulations, Unlike Some Other States.

A DNA grandparent test can be performed for either peace-of-mind, or for judicial or other other legal reasons. There is no change in the outcome in Michigan, due to the stringent policies used by our partner AABB accredited laboratory. DNA findings from home kits may not be confirmed in a judicial setting however, because there is no unbiased confirmation of whose DNA was provided. When a legal DNA test is completed, the DNA samples are collected by a competent professional collector who can authenticate the identity of those being tested. Most of the time when a paternity test with a grandparent is done, it is for personal knowledge verification. A legal grandparent test will be needed, however, apply for Social Security benefits for a child, have a estate issue, or for immigration reasons. It also may be of interest to know that the I.R.S. has been requiring some tax filers to prove the relationship of their dependents by the use of DNA testing.

How Is The DNA Collected?

DNA collection is done with buccal (cheek) swabs and is actually more accurate than using a blood sample for DNA testing. You will receive step-by-step instructions for collecting samples inside the Journey Genetic Testing grandparent test kit. The entire process will take less than 15 minutes, and they you can return it to our lab in the prepaid FedEx overnight package included as part of your kit.

To learn more about this test, including processing times and cost, please click on GRANDPARENT DNA TEST.