The ‘Paternal Lineage Y-STR Test’ from Home DNA Direct analyses your Y-DNA. It reports on your paternal ancestry and helps you discover your male lineage.
You’ll receive a PDF certificate containing:
You’ll also receive a PDF guide containing:
The science behind this kind of test is based on the fact that sons will inherit their Y chromosome from their father in a relatively unchanged state. Therefore the genetic profile of the Y chromosome found in the father is likely to be identical to that of his sons, setting up a process of genetic transmission whereby the same DNA profile will be passed on for thousands of generations.
Results will reveal those aspects of your paternal ancestors that are encoded and hidden deep within your DNA. Results include: