FTDNA, 23andMe, AncestryDNA and other online genetic testing services all provide an estimate turnaround time of 6-8 weeks.
They are also careful to note that this is just an estimate.
Your results could take even longer if the volume of tests goes up or your sample needs to be re-tested.
How long does DNA analysis step take 23andMe?
When will my results be ready? Sample processing takes approximately 3-5 weeks from the time your sample is received at the lab. Processing times may vary. You can find up-to-date information regarding your sample status by logging in to your 23andMe account.
How long does DNA analysis take?
The information we have suggests that Family Tree DNA will return full mtDNA results within about 29 days, Y-37 results in about 35 days, Y-67 results in about 27 days, and Big Y-500 results in about 69 days. YSEQ takes about 35 days for SNP tests.
How accurate is the 23andMe DNA test?
According to 23andMe, Gossard is 69.7 percent British and Irish, but Ancestry said she’s 56 percent Irish and Scottish and only 5 percent British. “One thing that’s interesting, they do seem to correlate. Both of Kyser’s DNA tests revealed he is mostly British and West African.
How long after DNA extraction is DNA analyzed?
The first took 5 days for extraction, then 2 days for analysis, and has now been in computation and report generation for 3 days. The other has been in extraction for 9 days, and is still there currently.