FREE Mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) Test Primer

Have you considered exploring your maternal ancestry using mitochondrial (mtDNA) testing, but were intimidated by all of the medical jargon? Perhaps you are confused about whether this DNA test offers the types of genetic information you are seeking. Maybe you’re wondering if the cost is worthwhile.

If you’ve had some of these questions, let us reassure you —you are not alone, many people are puzzled about mtDNA tests.

Mitochondrial DNA and mtDNA Testing, A Primer for Family Researchers, click to read or download

So, we created this easy-to-read, just-the-facts publication. We provide readers with the basics, such as simple-to-understand definitions of the biological and genetic terminology related to mitochondrial DNA.

We explain the types of information an mtDNA test will provide. We offer an honest and objective discussion of the pros and cons of mtDNA testing (we don’t compare test kits or offer a recommendation). And, then we conclude with a list of reasons why an mtDNA test can serve an important role in your family research toolbox.

Let us know if this was helpful by sharing your comment below. In addition, we always welcome new topic ideas from our readers, don’t hesitate to offer your suggestion.

Related Products
AncestryDNA: Genetic Ethnicity Test, Ethnicity Estimate, AncestryDNA Test Kit
23andMe Ancestry + Traits Service: Personal Genetic DNA Test with 2000+ Geographic Regions, Family Tree, DNA Relative Finder, and Trait Reports
23andMe Ancestry + Traits Service: Personal Genetic DNA Test with 2000+ Geographic Regions, Family Tree, DNA Relative Finder, and Trait Reports

2 thoughts on “FREE Mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) Test Primer

  1. I could not click to read or download the free Mitochondrial DNA and mtDNA Testing, A Primer for Family Researchers.

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: