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Genetic curiosities

What are SNPs?

These point variations are changes in a nucleotide (one of the four types that make up DNA: A, T, C and G). These variations in a single nucleotide are what we call SNPs (Single Nucleotide Polymorphism) or polymorphisms.

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Global Screening Array
Corporate news

How do we genotype your sample? This is a Global Screening Array

At ANDTRO, the first step to begin your journey through your DNA is to take a saliva sample that we send to Eurofins Lab in Denmark for analysis. The laboratory, one of the largest genotyping centers in Europe, analyzes the sample and offers us the data that we process in ADNTRO to be able to offer you all the content that you will see in the demo of our website.

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Covid-19 Genetic resistance to the virus
Genetic predispositions

Covid-19. Genetic resistance to the virus

You will undoubtedly already know that the SARS-coV-2 coronavirus, which causes the Covid-19 disease, has been a before and after for the recent history of humanity. Hundreds of thousands of people have died worldwide from this pathogen that has represented the largest global health emergency to date. However, surely you also know cases of people who have tested positive for Covid-19 and have barely had a slight cold or have not even had a single symptom. How is this possible? Why is it so lethal for some and for others just a cold?

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Ancestry
Ancestry

Ancestry

Ancestry is the science of determining an individual's ethnic origins. From the first individual to the present day, around 500

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Genetic curiosities

Genetic predisposition. Am I sentenced by my DNA?

Thanks to the study of your DNA that we do in ADNTRO, you will be able to know what type of foods are best for you, for which diseases you have a high genetic predisposition or if your muscles recover after exercising more or less quickly than the population average. But how should I take these results? Does this mean that I am sentenced by my own genetics?

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The universal man

A history of genetic variations in the population The title gives its name to an idea developed by ADNTRO and which has two important objectives;

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