Reliable Drug & Alcohol Testing is one of the very few local clinics that provides an entire menu of DNA tests.
Paternity Testing (Legal and Personal)
Paternity tests prove biological parenthood. This test can be used to establish the parenthood of an individual for court cases such as child support or child custody. It can also be used to support placing a parent's name on a birth certificate.
Infidelity testing is for people who have questions regarding the marital infidelity of their spouse or significant other. Items can be analyzed with bodily fluid stains and then compared to a DNA profile from a known source such as a razor or cigarette butt to determine the source of a suspicious stain.
A DNA immigration test is a paternity, maternity or kinship test conducted at the request of the US Embassy or the Department of Homeland Security. United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Individuals need to legally authenticate their family to aid them in obtaining a visa and eventually citizenship. These results are then submitted to the proper immigration authorities.
A DNA kinship test will test the relationship between two or more individuals to assess if they are biologically related. Kinship tests are often performed for people seeking a Green Card who have a family member that is a US citizen.
If you were adopted and think you have found your birth parents, a DNA test may provide evidence of your biological relationship. The DNA test may also aid in a current adoption case. In this case, a DNA test confirms the relationship of birth parents to the child who is being adopted. In certain international adoptions, it is required by the child's birth country.