Endeavor DNA Laboratories wants each of our customers to be as informed of our different services as possible. Having this information readily available improves our communication, clarifies potential confusion, and aids in providing a more all-encompassing and interactive experience.
Answers to our most Frequently Asked Questions can be found below. If you do not find an answer to your question(s), please do not hesitate to use our Contact Us form and we will respond within 24 hours.
Court-Admissible (Legal) test results are required for clients who need to establish biological relatedness for child support, child custody, birth certificates, probate, or other legal purposes.
Court-Admissible relationship tests requires that all tested parties have their DNA samples collected by an unrelated third party with no interest in the testing outcome. Collectors can be medical professionals, attorneys, pastors, etc. Court-Admissible tests also require strict chain-of-custody be maintained throughout the sample collection and testing process.
Peace of Mind tests do not require impartial, unrelated sample collectors or strict chain-of-custody. Sample collections for informational tests can be performed in the comfort of your own home. If your testing needs are for personal knowledge and isn’t needed for any legal purpose, then an informational test is right for you.NOTE: Please visit our UK website if you are looking for a Ministry of Justice accredited test.
Endeavor DNA Laboratories has a global network of trained sample collectors and can assist you with scheduling sample collections anywhere in the world. For instance, in Turkey we have partnered with www.agenbiyoteknoloji.com to provide safe and proper sample collections for that region. You can rest assured a strict chain-of-custody is maintained throughout the sample collection process no matter where you are in the world.