Journey Genetic Testing
Grandparent DNA test IN South Carolina

South Carolina Approved Grandparent DNA Test


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

The idea of this sort of DNA test is to discover paternity (in most cases) when the suspected 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 tests are authorized. If you want to learn more about the paternity laws in South Carolina please go to PATERNITY LAWS.

A Home Grandparent Test Kit In South Carolina Has No Restrictions, Unlike Some Other States.

A DNA grandparent test can be completed for either personal knowledge, or for judicial or other other legal reasons. There is no change in the results in South Carolina, due to the strict standards required by our partner AABB accredited laboratory. DNA findings from home kits may not be recognized in a judicial setting however, because there is no unbiased verification of whose DNA was taken. When a chain-of-custody DNA test is completed, the DNA specimens are collected by a competent professional collector who can substantiate the identity of those being tested. Most of the time when a paternity test with a grandparent is done, it is for confidential verification. A legal grandparent test will be needed, however, apply for Social Security benefits for a child, have a probate issue, or for immigration reasons. It also may be of interest to know that the I.R.S. has been demanding some people 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. There areWe provide step-by-step directions 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.