The Department of State
requires that any DNA testing for visa and citizenship purposes must be done
by a lab that is AABB-accredited.
is an affiliate of Chromosomal Laboratories, Inc. based in Arizona.
Chromosomal Laboratories, Inc. is AABB-accredited
and is a leading
analytical laboratory specializing in DNA analysis for immigration to
U.S.A., forensic casework, convicted offender databasing, paternity,
maternity, family reconstruction, ancestry,
and research and development.
Read the list of countries served for U.S.
Genetic Testing Procedures
First you must select a
laboratory listed on the above website directly, and make the necessary
arrangements (including payments) for conducting the genetic test. At
your request, the laboratory will send a buccal swab kit and explicit
After the U.S.
Consulate General receive the testing kit, they will contact the
beneficiary to come to the Consulate for collection of biological
samples (buccal samples of the U.S. petitioner, if required, can be
collected in the United States by the same U.S. lab.
Biological samples will
be taken by a panel physician at the Consulate. Per person will be
charged for the service by the panel physician.
The samples will be
returned to the designated laboratory in the U.S.
The lab must send the
testing results directly to the address of your instruction letter from
U.S. Consulate General.
***Due to complexity of
immigration DNA testing we do not offer an online order form. We have
special immigration department that is dedicated to serving our immigration
clients needs. Please call us toll free at 1(800)559-8585 to speak
with our informative case manager who will assist with your specific needs.