NGS Series on DNA Basics – All 4 Parts

DNA for blogFor those who might have missed the series I wrote for the National Genealogical Society, titled  “DNA Testing For Genealogy 101 – What Can It Do For You?,” here are the links to all 4 parts.

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

Part 4

In this series, I covered the following topics:

  • DNA – The Basics? – How does all this work anyway?  This covers Y DNA and mitochondrial.
  • How Can Unrecombined DNA Help Us With Genealogy?
  • What About Mutations?
  • What Do Results Look Like?
  • What Can We Tell From Results?
  • How Can I Test My Family?
  • Autosomal, The Third Kind of DNA Testing
  • Summary, Who Can Test for What?
  • What About The Test Itself?
  • Receiving the Results

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