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First Over-The-Counter Paternity Test Kit Goes On Sale

SYDNEY, Australia – November 18, 2009 – The Daily Mail’s David Derbyshire and Claire Ellicott write about over-the-counter paternity test kits.

Britain’s first over-the-counter paternity test kit went on sale amid claims that it could tear families apart and lead to misery for rejected children.

The £30 pack allows a man to check his DNA against a child’s to find out whether he is the biological father.

Although paternity testing has been available in Britain via the internet for a decade, this is the first time a kit has been sold in the high street.

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About International Biosciences

International Biosciences offer a wide range of DNA testing services, including paternity, siblingship and other relationship tests as well as DNA tests for immigration purposes, child custody cases and even DNA ancestry research. IBDNA benefit from an award–winning Molecular Biologist as one of their directors allowing them to remain at the forefront of international genetic research.

IBDNA also provide a comprehensive website,, detailing every aspect of the DNA testing process, showing everything from the differences between home DNA testing and legal DNA tests, to consent issues and understanding the final results report.

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