MyHeritage Genetic Groups | DNA Ethnicity

MyHeritage Genetic Groups | DNA Ethnicity

MyHeritage DNA’s Genetic Groups now reveal locations in which your ancestors lived within the past 400 years—based on their genetic migratory clusters. Here’s why this kind of ethnicity estimate is more powerful for genealogists. MyHeritage DNA has been teasing us...
AncestryDNA Updates Coming: What To Do Next

AncestryDNA Updates Coming: What To Do Next

AncestryDNA has exciting updates coming for your DNA matches experience. Here’s what’s happening and what to do now to prepare for it. AncestryDNA’s tools that help you understand your relationships to your DNA matches are among their most important—and they’re about...
DNA Painter: Traits Now on Chromosome Map

DNA Painter: Traits Now on Chromosome Map

DNA Painter’s Jonny Perl has added a new feature for exploring traits and medical DNA markers on his chromosome mapping tool. Explore which ancestors contributed what to your genetic makeup! DNA Painter (www.DNAPainter.com) is a website that hosts some third-party...
23andMe: New Tree Feature

23andMe: New Tree Feature

23andMe is adding a much-needed tree tool for genetic genealogists to help DNA matches learn how they may be related. Here’s what it looks like and how to get access. This post was updated on 10 March 2020. 23andMe is perhaps best known globally for the Health part of...
mitoYDNA: Share mtDNA and Y DNA

mitoYDNA: Share mtDNA and Y DNA

Y DNA and mtDNA just got better! The new mitoYDNA.org website promises free, crowdsourced DNA matching for YDNA and mtDNA tests, with options for research and law enforcement participation. A new website has launched for free sharing of Y DNA* and mitochondrial DNA...