Genetics

How Does DNA Testing Actually Work?

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You've probably heard of DNA testing in the courtroom, and you may have even gotten your own DNA tested with a consumer kit. But what actually happens in the DNA testing process? How do experts read into your genes? Find out in the video below.

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