DNA Testing

S. A. Modena samodena at csemail.cropsci.ncsu.edu
Wed Aug 11 01:24:05 EST 1993


In article <swood.744850035 at unixg.ubc.ca> swood at unixg.ubc.ca (Stephen Wood) writes:
>
>
>......etc.....
>Realistically if your friend *could* be the father, and is not excluded by
>DNA testing, then he is the father.  Hope this helps.  (BTW you aren't
>the other man are you? :-)).
>
>Stephen Wood (Assoc. Professor of Medical Genetics)
>P.S.  My last comment is simply that of a routinely suspicious geneticist.
>Did you know about 10-13% of North Americans are not fathered by the man 
>they believe to be their father?
>

Maybe you could expand that a bit: do you mean that women are commonly
lairs about paternity?  Or are other arrangements concerning parentage 
*that* common?

Steve   nmodena at unity.ncsu.edu



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