One anthropologist claims DNA-by-mail tests like AncestryDNA are 'about as accurate as looking in the mirror.'
Posted by Dose on Thursday, July 13, 2017
One anthropologist says DNA-by-mail kits are about as accurate as looking in themirror.
AncestryDNA Might Be Totally Bogus
One anthropologist says DNA-by-mail kits are ‘about as accurate as looking in the mirror.’
Ever used a DNA-by-mail kit like AncestryDNA or 23andMe?You might want to think twice before putting too much stock in your results. According to University of North Carolina-Charlotte anthropologist Jonathan Marks, the kits are not necessarily based on sound science. Here’s why: