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From: John Callahan <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] About Genebase and Ancestry.com
Date: Wed, 24 Oct 2007 12:48:41 -0400
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G'day,
I am very very confused! First of all I think I got scammed by
Genebase and now, I think, this post is telling me that other
supposedly reliable companies are associated with Genebase. Will
someone help me please?


On Oct 23, 2007, at 11:23 PM, Dora Smith wrote:

> Confusion deepens. Ancestry.com press release at
> http://myfamily.mediaroom.com/index.php?
> s=43&item=99&o_iid=33281&o_lid=33281
> says that the company that Ancestry.com has partnered with is
> Sohrenson
> Genomics - in other words, SMGF. This press release also refers
> one to the
> FAQS page that I cited below, that says it's Relative Genetics.
>
> Yours,
> Dora Smith
> Austin, TX
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Dora Smith" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Tuesday, October 23, 2007 10:15 PM
> Subject: Re: [DNA] About Genebase and Ancestry.com
>
>
>> I need to verify whether what I posted below is true. I
>> genuinely saw an
>> article to this effect, and see new posts about it at
>> http://www.geneticsandhealth.com/2006/11/22/genebase-dna-ancestry-
>> project/#comments
>> I thought I had even followed a link to the Genebase web site.
>>
>> However, tonight I cannot seem to verify what company ancestry.com is
>> working with.
>>> On the Ancestry.com DNA site, I had to search and search before I
>>> found
>> anything that said, which is fishy enough, but eventually I found
>> broad
>> hints that it's Relative Genetics. See
>> http://www.dna.ancestry.com/welcome.aspx, and particularly
>> http://www.dna.ancestry.com/
>> faq.aspx;jsessionid=CC29BA6DDA50A75DEF3FCE2F855AEC15,
>> towards teh bottom of the page, where it talks alot about RElative
>> Genetics.
>>
>
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