Journey Genetic Testing
Grandparent DNA Test in South Dakota

South Dakota 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 testing is to determine paternity (in most cases) when the possible biological father is not feasable for DNA testing to determine if a child of the grandparents is the father of a child(ren). Each state has distinct laws regarding paternity, and what testing is permitted. If you want to learn more about the paternity laws in South Dakota please go to PATERNITY LAWS.

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

A DNA grandparent test can be performed for either peace-of-mind, or for court or other other legal reasons. There is no difference in the DNA report in South Dakota, due to the ridgid policies employed by our partner AABB accredited laboratory. DNA findings from home kits may not be accepted in a judicial setting however, because there is no objective proof of whose DNA was taken. When a chain-of-custody DNA test is done, the DNA specimens are collected by a experienced 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 private reasons. 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 requesting some tax filers to verify their dependents by the use of DNA testing.

How Is The DNA Collected?

DNA is collected with buccal (cheek) swabs and is actually more accurate than using a blood sample for DNA testing. There areWe provide 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.