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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 personal ancestry has soared in

New DNA test offers people an HD view of their past

28th September 2016
The world’s first DNA ancestry test which 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 has been launched.Living DNA has been developed in partnership with over 100 world leading

Somerset business sets sights on family histories

28th September 2016
An ambitious Somerset firm has become the first in the world to offer a personalised DNA service 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.Frome-based Living DNA has worked in close

The Living DNA ancestry test: A truly personal Christmas Gift

28th September 2016
New personalised DNA service offers HD view of your family ancestryIf you’re looking for a highly personal gift this Christmas, how about giving someone a unique insight into their family history with a Living DNA ancestry test?