Maternity testing from DDC can conclusively determine whether a woman is the biological mother of a child. DNA maternity tests may be useful for individuals who:
Like a paternity test, a maternity test works by comparing the DNA profiles of a child; an alleged mother; and, when available, the child's father. (A fatherless maternity test can be performed when the child's father is not available for testing.) The genetic profiles of a biologically related mother and child will show predictable patterns of DNA inheritance.
A maternity test has two possible results:
A DNA maternity test from DDC UK costs £365. When needed, we can test additional children and/or alleged mothers for an additional fee. Please review our fee schedule for more information.
Like all of our DNA tests, our maternity tests strictly follow the chain of custody procedure, making the results legally defensible in courts of law and other government departments. For more information or to order a maternity test, please use our DNA test contact form or call us at 0800 860 0856.
|Tested Parties||DNA Test Fee||Results In|
|1 child, 1 alleged mother, and 1 father
|£365||4 business days|