Introducing peace of mind Home Drug & Alcohol Tests from AlphaBiolabs

Introducing peace of mind Home Drug & Alcohol Tests from AlphaBiolabs

We are pleased to announce that you can now order a home drug and/or alcohol test quickly and easily online, direct from our award-winning, ISO 17025-accredited testing laboratory. With a successful track record in DNA testing, our newest tests allow you to test at home for drug and/or alcohol use, with fast, accurate and reliable […]

Celebrating National DNA Day with AlphaBiolabs

National DNA Day

Today (25th April) is National DNA Day, a day to celebrate the contribution that the discovery of DNA has made to scientific advancement. Held every year on 25th April and founded by the National Human Genome Research Institute, National DNA Day celebrates one of the most significant developments in molecular biology: the discovery of the […]

Celebrating a special bond on Siblings Day

Celebrating a special bond on Siblings Day

Today (April 10th) is a special day for families across the US, as brothers and sisters celebrate the bond between siblings this Siblings Day. Created by the Siblings Day Foundation, a non-profit organization founded in 1995, people across the country are invited to celebrate their brother or sister in any way they choose. This can […]

Paternity testing explained – what are DNA markers and how can they tell us who a child’s father is?

Paternity testing explained – what are DNA markers and how can they tell us who a child’s father is?

As a DNA testing laboratory, we are often asked how a paternity DNA test can prove who a child’s father is. Whether you’re trying to find the best paternity test for you, or are simply curious about the science, you may want to know more about how paternity DNA tests are performed and how we […]

Switched at birth: DNA test uncovers shocking truth after 57 years

Switched at birth: DNA test uncovers shocking truth after 57 years

Two women discovered that they were switched at birth 57 years ago after a DNA test revealed the shocking truth. Tina Ennis and Jill Lopez, both of whom were born on May 18th, 1964, at Duncan Physicians and Surgeons Hospital in Oklahoma City, had no reason to believe that they should question their parentage until […]

Twin moms stun the internet by announcing that their sons are ‘brothers, cousins, and twins’

Twin moms stun the internet by announcing that their sons are ‘brothers, cousins, and twins’

Twin sisters who each married identical twin brothers left Instagram users baffled after announcing that their sons are ‘brothers, cousins, and twins’. Brittany and Briana are identical twins from Virginia who married identical twins Josh and Jeremy Salyers. The women live with their husbands and their sons, Jax and Jett, in one house and are […]

Ohio couple discover the truth about IVF mix-up following DNA test

Ohio couple discover the truth about IVF mix-up following DNA test

A couple in Ohio are suing a fertility clinic after a DNA test revealed that their adult daughter was mistakenly fathered by another man. Mike and Jeanine Harvey learned the shocking truth about their daughter Jessica’s paternity after gifting her a genealogical DNA test for Christmas in 2020. Jessica, who was conceived via IVF treatment, […]

Doctor’s TikTok video lifts the lid on how twins can have different dads

Doctor’s TikTok video lifts the lid on how twins can have different dads

A Canadian doctor has taken to TikTok to educate users on the rare instances where sets of twins are born to different fathers. Dr Michael Narvey, a newborn intensive care specialist from Winnipeg, Canada, addressed followers on his channel, providing a simple explanation as to how this ‘exceedingly rare event’ can happen. An unusual occurrence […]

Nebraska man discovers he has 18 half-siblings after DNA test

Nebraska man discovers he has 18 half-siblings

A Nebraska man was in for a surprise after a DNA test revealed that he had 18 half-siblings he had never met. Quinten Saathoff from Franklin County made the discovery after his younger brother decided to take a DNA test to explore their family tree and find out more about their medical history. The DNA […]