Journey Genetic Testing
Grandparent DNA Test in West Virginia

West Virginia 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 category of genetic study is to figure out paternity (in most cases) when the suspected biological father is not available 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 West Virginia please go to PATERNITY LAWS.

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

A DNA grandparent test can be completed for either peace-of-mind, or for court or other other legal reasons. There is no change in the DNA report in West Virginia, due to the strict standards employed by our partner AABB accredited laboratory. DNA reports from home kits may not be accepted in court however, because there is no objective confirmation of whose DNA was provided. When a chain-of-custody DNA test is completed, the DNA specimens are collected by a trained 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 peace of mind information. 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 tax filers to validate 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.