Sample failure can often be prevented by ensuring the sample collection process is correct.
With mail time, DNA testing can take around 2 months. FedEx’ing kits from ASA to members, and from members to the lab, can cut down this time. However, if a sample fails this time is doubled.
Below are tips for taking blood and TSU samples.
Please find the Down to the Genes article, “Common Reasons for Delays in DNA testing”, in the October issue of the Register for more information.