Hemochromatosis DNA Test
Frequently Asked Questions
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Frequently Asked Questions

It's the most common genetic disease in individuals of European Ancestry. 1 in 9 is a carrier

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  TEST TESTING TIME PRICE
Hemochromatosis DNA Test 5 to 7 business days
$195 USD
Order by phone at 1-877-714-6360 or
Click here to order

How long will testing take?

Which countries can you ship to??

Is there an age limit?

How long do I have to send the samples back?

Are my results confidential?

How do I receive my results?

How long will testing take?

DNA testing begins immediately the day that your samples arrive at the laboratory and is completed within 5 to 7 business days. In some special situations, additional testing may be required, which could increase the turnaround time by a few extra days. You can check the status of your test online 24/7 using your secure account login. Your test report is released immediately once testing is complete.

Which countries can you ship to?

The DNA collection kits can be shipped to any country in the world.

Is there an age limit?

No, there is no age limit for Hemochromatosis DNA testing. The test can be performed on individuals at any age, even newborns. The sample is collected easily and discretely using buccal swabs.

Can I have more than one copy of the results?

If your sample contains intact DNA, then a full DNA profile will be obtained. However, if your sample does not contain DNA or contains degraded DNA, then only a partial profile or no profile at all is obtained. Even if no profile is obtained, the cost still applies for each sample that is submitted.

How long do I have to send the samples back?

The DNA testing kit does not have an expiry date so you can use the kit at any time. Once the DNA sample is collected, the sample should be returned to the laboratory for testing within 3 months of the collection date. The DNA sample will remain stable for 3 months at room temperature after collection.

Are my results confidential?

Yes, your results are 100% confidential. No one will be able to access your account or your results unless you give them your confidential account login. You can change the password to your account at any time. Please remember to safeguard your login information and not share it with anyone.

How do I receive my results?

You can choose to receive your results report by mail, email or both. The test includes one copy of the results by mail and one copy by email at no charge. The results report is issued immediately once the testing is completed.