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From: "Tim Janzen" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] You Can Now Retrive Your SMGF Results at GeneTree andUnlockYour Pedigree If...
Date: Tue, 11 Mar 2008 18:26:54 -0700
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Dear Larry,
This is interesting. I guess that Genetree is trying to entice SMGF
contributors to pay for the results so that the contributors don't need to
go through the trouble of personally extracting them from the SMGF
databases. This may be attractive to some people who either don't know how
to extract their results from the SMGF databases or don't want to take the
time to do so. I wonder how long this offer will remain in place. I
particularly wonder if it will remain in place until whatever point in time
the SMGF releases its autosomal and X chromosome databases.
Tim Janzen

-----Original Message-----
[mailto:] On Behalf Of Larry Vick
Sent: Tuesday, March 11, 2008 5:22 PM
Subject: [DNA] You Can Now Retrive Your SMGF Results at GeneTree and
UnlockYour Pedigree If...

I have the following message now under the "SMGF Unlock" selection at

"SMGF participants, this is a limited-time offer for you to retrieve your
DNA test results and pedigrees. Unlock the power of GeneTree through your
IMPORTANT: This option is only available to those who have participated in
the SMGF DNA Collection Project prior to 2008. To qualify, you must have
requested an SMGF kit before October 22, 2007 AND returned your SMGF kit by
December 31, 2007. IMPORTANT: For privacy reasons you may only unlock
results in your name. To unlock other family members' DNA profiles, they
will need to have their own individual GeneTree accounts and request their
results while logged into their account. Please invite your friends and
family to unlock their results if they have participated in the SMGF
The charge is $19.50.



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