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Forensic DNA FAQs

  1. How much does it cost to test evidence samples?
  2. What types of samples do you usually test?
  3. Can you detect blood and semen from a stain on a piece of garment?
  4. What type of sample can be used as reference sample to compare with the evidence sample?
  5. Do you provide second-opinion DNA testing for evidence and reference samples processed by a government crime lab?
  6. How can I get the evidence released from a law enforcement agency or government crime lab to conduct a second-opinion DNA test in your lab?
  7. Do you provide DNA case review, consultation, and DNA expert witness testimony/services?

How much does it cost to test evidence samples?Depending on the type of sample, testing fees vary starting from $395 per sample. Please call 1-800-914-1002 to inquire.

What types of samples do you usually test?Our forensic DNA testing laboratory routinely tests buccal swabs, hair with roots, blood, semen and saliva stains on clothing, bones, muscle and organ tissue, cigarette butts, frequently-used personal items, and other biological materials left behind at a crime scene.

Can you detect blood and semen from a stain on a piece of garment?Yes, we can. We perform serology tests to determine if the stain is blood, semen, or saliva.

What type of sample can be used as reference sample to compare with the evidence sample?We take buccal swabs, blood,and other known biological samples following chain of custody procedures as the reference sample.

Do you provide second-opinion DNA testing for evidence and reference samples processed by a government crime lab?Yes, we routinely perform second-opinion DNA testing for legal professionals such as defense attorneys.

How can I get the evidence released from a law enforcement agency or government crime lab to conduct a second-opinion DNA test in your lab?It is the responsibility of our clients to make the arrangement with the law enforcement agency, judge and/or prosecutor to release the evidence. We will provide a shipping address for the crime lab or the law enforcement agency so they can send evidence directly to our laboratory following strict chain of custody procedures.

Do you provide DNA case review, consultation, and DNA expert witness testimony/services?Yes, we do. Our renowned forensic DNA scientists are frequently consulted by local and national law enforcement agencies, and legal professionals. We provide DNA expert services for cases tested by our laboratory or other forensic DNA testing laboratories.

If you have any other questions, please call 1-800-914-1002 and have a discussion with one of our forensic DNA experts.

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