Similar to a paternity test between a father and child. A Maternity DNA Test is a DNA test that helps to determine the biological relationship between a mother and child. Children inherit DNA from both parents, 50 percent from the father and 50 percent from the mother.
Even if the biological father is unavailable to be tested. A mother and child DNA test can conclusively be tested. Below are some of the most common scenarios uses Maternity DNA test result can be used.
In order to perform a DNA test in the state of New York, you will be required to submit one of the following. A prescription from an NYS licensed Doctor, A Court Order or, A letter from an NYS licensed attorney. After you acquire one of the previously mentioned options. Just contact our office to coordinate your appointment today at 646-383-9778 to get started.
It also important for alleged fathers to note. Alleged fathers must have their name on the child’s birth certificate in order to perform a DNA test without the mother’s consent. If your name is not on the birth certificate. The mother or legal guardian of the child must give consent for legal DNA test results.
A state-issued ID is required for people 18 years old and older. Please Note: The facilities we are partnered with are accredited by the AABB to conduct legal, chain of custody DNA relationship testing
The cost of legal paternity test will depend upon how many people are involved with your DNA test. If would like to learn more about our pricing as it pertains to your specific situation. Please call 646-383-9778 today.