How to properly collect the sample from children and babies?
The instructions for the correct collection of saliva in the DNA testing for children and babies are reflected inside the DNA kit that arrives at your home so that you do not have any questions at the time of collection.
Before performing the genetic test for children and babies
- Do not eat, drink, chew gum or brush your teeth for 30 minutes before taking the sample.
- To stimulate the production of saliva, the cheeks can be massaged.
- The end of the swab should not touch any surface before the sample is taken.
During the DNA testing for children and babies
Preserve the genetic test with saliva
It is not necessary to keep the sample cold, the preservative solution in the tube allows optimum conservation at room temperature (15-30ºC) for 12 months after taking the sample.