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San Diego Paternity Testing and Family Relationship DNA Tests
Our San Diego DNA testing centers for paternity, maternity, immigration and relationship testing in the San Diego area are located at:
- 10737 Camino Ruiz, San Diego CA 92126Directions ›
- 3737 Moraga Ave, San Diego CA 92117Directions ›
- 4033 3rd Ave, San Diego CA 92103Directions ›
- 5555 Reservoir Rd, San Diego CA 92120Directions ›
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Facts About Paternity Testing
Paternity testing can determine whether or not a particular man is the biological father of a child. This procedure involves collecting and examining the DNA of a small sample of bodily fluid or tissue from a child and the potential father. DNA is the unique genetic "fingerprint" that makes up a person’s genes and chromosomes. When a baby is conceived, each parent passes on half of his/her DNA to the baby, whose genetic code (DNA) is a shared mix of only its mother’s and father’s DNA. By collecting and examining a small sample of DNA from the baby and the potential father, a paternity test can confirm or disprove that the potential father is indeed the biological father of the baby.
DNA Facts - Did you know?
Hard to believe, but the DNA stored in every single cell of human body is damaged thousands or even hundreds of thousands of times on a daily basis. Fortunately, the human body incorporates a repair mechanism that constantly targets and repairs damaged DNA. If this repair system fails however, then events such as cancer formation can occur.