►PATERNITY TESTING FROM START TO FINISH
The routine procedure in paternity cases is briefly outlined below:
- Briefing and signing of documents
- Blood smear from alleged parent and child. Biological sample from the known parent may or may not be required.
- DNA extraction
- PCR Amplification
- Automated DNA Fragment Analysis
- Statistical analyses of DNA patterns using Population Genetics- based principles and/or sequence analyses of known genetic markers