Mitochondrial DNA Testing: Female Line Genealogy Research And Kits

Mitochondria is the powerhouse of the cell, remember? Well, it turns out that mitochondrial DNA testing is the powerhouse of direct-line female genealogy. The mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) represents the best chance for women to find their direct female ancestor. It is transmitted directly from a mother to a child (a boy or a girl). mtDNA … Read more