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Tennessee Approved Grandparent DNA Test


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

The goal of this sort of DNA examination is to figure out paternity (in most cases) when the suspected biological father is not able to submit a specimen for DNA testing to determine if a child of the grandparents is the father of a child(ren). Each state has different laws regarding paternity, and what testing is allowed. If you want to learn more about the paternity laws in Tennessee please go to PATERNITY LAWS.

A Home Grandparent Test Kit In Tennessee Has No Restraints, Unlike Some Other States.

A DNA grandparent test can be completed for either peace-of-mind, or for judicial or other other legal reasons. There is no difference in the outcome in Tennessee, due to the rigerous policies required by our partner AABB accredited laboratory. DNA reports from home kits may not be recognized in court however, because there is no unbiased demonstation of whose DNA was provided. When a legal DNA test is done, the DNA specimens are collected by a qualified professional collector who can validate the identity of those being tested. Most of the time when a paternity test with a grandparent is done, it is for personal knowledge information. A legal grandparent test will be needed, however, apply for Social Security benefits for a child, have a inheritance 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 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 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.