Press Releases


26th October 2017
Living DNA embarks on 5-year project in partnership with top scientists and genealogistsA ground breaking five-year science project from Living DNA launches today to create a singl

Essex primary school children take Living DNA tests to learn about migration

6th September 2017
A primary school in Essex has teamed up with Living DNA, a global ancestry DNA testing company, to enable children to learn about the positives of migration and help to address common misconceptions around race.Over 30 pupils at Rayleigh Primary School, aged between five and 11, took a

New DNA project aims to map Germany’s genetic history

19th April 2017
Living DNA initiative seeks to identify patterns of DNA within Germany and surrounding regions.An international group of researchers from the UK and Germany today launched a large-scale appeal for people with four locally-born grandparents, to contribute to a long-term DNA project that w

New DNA project aims to map Ireland’s genetic history

19th October 2016
Living DNA initiative seeks to identify patterns of DNA within IrelandResearchers have today launched a nationwide appeal for Irish people with four locally-born grandparents to take part in a new DNA project to help map the genetic history of Ireland.

British firm pioneers new DNA ancestry test

28th September 2016
An ambitious British firm has become the first in the world to offer a DNA ancestry test that allows people to break down their British ancestry to any of 21 regions in the UK and see how their worldwide ancestry has evolved over history.Global interest in