How Long Does It Take to Get DNA Results Back From the Lab?

dna lab processing wait timesOn this website, users can enter the date on which their DNA kit was activated, the date that the kit arrived at the lab, the date the lab began processing their kit, and the date the lab was done processing their DNA sample.

To enter your own DNA processing times for AncestryDNA, you must first create an account here. If you already created an account, log in to add or update your dates.

Providing your dates here on this website will help you and others who are getting their DNA tested to get a better understanding of current or average wait times.

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Recent AncestryDNA Processing Times

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Enter your own DNA processing wait times for AncestryDNA here » (If you already entered your dates in the past, don’t create a new entry, instead, find your existing entry in the list above and click the “edit” link beside it).

At this time, we only support AncestryDNA, however, in the next few weeks, we’ll be opening it up for the other popular DNA testing companies.

Recent 23andMe Processing Times

 User First Name Date Activated Date Arrived at Lab Date Lab Processing Date DoneEdit Entry
aquageneAaron2017/05/17
IndecisionxKyle2017/03/292017/04/022017/04/122017/05/07
pcsciencegeekDrew2017/03/162017/03/25
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Recent Family Tree DNA Processing Times

 User First Name Test Type FTDNA Date 1 FTDNA Date 2 FTDNA Date 3 FTDNA Date 4 FTDNA Date 5 FTDNA Date 6Edit Entry
nattyg89DaphneJoyceFamily Finder2017/02/042017/05/042017/05/08
markarinMarky37, y67 or y1112017/01/082017/01/092017/01/27
markarinMarkFamily Finder2016/12/142016/12/142016/12/29
markarinMarky37, y67 or y1112016/11/082016/11/232016/12/12
IndecisionxKylemtFull2017/03/292017/04/07
IndecisionxKyley37, y67 or y1112017/03/292017/04/07
IndecisionxKyleFamily Finder2017/03/292017/04/07
 User First Name Test Type FTDNA Date 1 FTDNA Date 2 FTDNA Date 3 FTDNA Date 4 FTDNA Date 5 FTDNA Date 6Edit Entry

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Recent MyHeritage Processing Times

 User First Name Date Activated Date Arrived at Lab Date Lab Processing Date DoneEdit Entry
IndecisionxKyle2017/03/292017/04/052017/04/122017/04/30
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Recent Genographic Project Processing Times

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