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DNA-Fingerprint

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DNA-Fingerprint
Former type Genetic genealogy
Successor Family Tree DNA
Founded August 2005
Defunct 2006
Headquarters Berlin, Germany
Area served Worldwide
Key people Thomas Krahn
Products Y-DNA, mtDNA, autosomal DNA, forensic DNA
Website www.dna-fingerprint.com


DNA-Fingerprint is a former genetic genealogy testing company. It was founded in August 2005 by Thomas Krahn.[1] The company was acquired by Family Tree DNA in 2006 and is now a fully owned subsidiary of it.[2] DNA-Fingerprint's principal and lead scientist Thomas Krahn moved to Family Tree DNA's Houston headquarters in August 2006 to head up their Genomics Research Center, a new state-of-the art laboratory. He still maintains the DNA-Fingerprint website.

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References

  1. Thomas Krahn. Announcement of new DNA testing services. Message on the Genealogy-DNA mailing list, 3 August 2005.
  2. Announcement of DNA-Fingerprint merger with FTDNA from Dick Eastman's blog.