Archiver > GENEALOGY-DNA > 2001-02 > 0982189764

From: Alan Savin <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] DNA Project
Date: Wed, 14 Feb 2001 22:29:24 +0000
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Dear Cyndi

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regards Alan

(Sorry Ann I have lost Cyndi's e-mail address)

>New to this list--thanks to Ann's alertness! Our Rootsweb list (Rutledge
>surname) is interested in doing a DNA study. I've heard about a couple of
>places that will do the testing and results, but wonder if anyone on this
>list has any pointers... I know next to nothing about biology, so please
>don't get too technical on me, but from what I understand, we need male
>volunteers carrying the surname to test the "Y" line for potential
>genealogical matches, right? And this will show us relativity of some sort,
>but not actually the Whom and When and Where, correct?
>What companies have people on this list tried and found helpful? What is
>general cost for testing? Does pricing go by individual tests strictly, or
>can a group of, say, 10 or 20 have a group rate?
>Any help appreciated!
>Cyndi Rutledge in Baltimore
>(Hi to Richard Reddick!)

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