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We have all heard that each of us is 'unique,' but the proof is truly in our DNA.DNA is otherwise known as deoxyribonucleic acid and it is an important and special part of human beings, animals and an enormous range of life forms.
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  • honey
    Re: DNA Test after Death
    Hi good day! We are currently studying about Human Identity Biometrics Card. Is there a current technology in producing these? If so, where…
    12 December 2014
  • ExploreDNA
    Re: DNA Test after Death
    @Becca. There is a list of DNA companies that the CSA uses at the end of this page
    11 December 2014
  • Becca
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    My baby's father was killed four months ago, 1 month after our son was born. We were not on good terms so when my son was born I didn't give…
    10 December 2014
  • ExploreDNA
    Re: DNA Test after Death
    @Jan. No there is not really an easy way to tell much from cremated remains/ashes unfortunately.
    5 December 2014
  • jan
    Re: DNA Test after Death
    My father passed away two years ago and he was cremated. His wife took his remains and refused to have any kind of service with my sister or…
    3 December 2014
  • ExploreDNA
    Re: DNA Test after Death
    @FH1974. Yes it's possible that DNA could show that the two of you are related.
    3 December 2014
  • FH1974
    Re: DNA Test after Death
    Hi, I really hope you can help. My father passed away back in 1996, I never meet him, his parents and brother/sister are alive. I have also…
    30 November 2014
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    If ancient human remains from about 1,000 years ago are found in an archaeological site and only the bones and teeth are intact, is it…
    28 November 2014
  • ExploreDNA
    Re: DNA Test after Death
    @rocky. Generally the root follicle has to be intact for a successful DNA test on hair.
    26 November 2014
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    I think my deased sister was my real mother not the person who is also deceased who I thought it was I have a lock of my maybe mothers hair…
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