It’s just saliva.
No blood. No needles.

Our home-based saliva collection kit is all you need to send your DNA to the lab. We have made the process as simple as possible.

Three steps. It’s simple.

All from home. No blood. No needles. Just a small saliva sample.

01

Order

Order Gene-Thing. Your saliva collection kit will be sent to your address and typically delivers within 3 to 5 days. Express shipping is available.

02

Spit

Follow kit instructions to spit in the tube provided — all from home. Register your saliva collection tube using the barcode so we know it belongs to you, and mail it back to our lab.

03

Discover

In approximately 3-5 weeks, we will send you an email to let you know your reports are ready in your online account. Log in and start discovering what your DNA says about you.

What’s in the kit.

Genetic reports.
Backed by science.

Our rigorous quality standards:

  • Our Genetic reports are scientifically and clinically valid
  • All saliva samples are processed in NABL-accredited labs
  • Genotyping is a well-established and reliable platform for analyzing DNA
  • Our scientists and medical experts use a rigorous process to develop the reports
  • Your personalized reports are based on well-established scientific and medical research

Your privacy is our priority.

You are in control. You choose how your personal genetic information is used and shared.

    • We will not share your individual data without your explicit consent
    • We do not provide information to law enforcement unless we are required to comply with a valid subpoena or court order

     

Learn more details about our privacy practices.

Security matters.

We have measures in place to prevent unauthorized access and ensure appropriate use of your genetic information.

Our NABL acrredited lab extracts DNA from cells in your saliva sample. Then the lab processes the DNA on a genotyping chip that reads hundreds locations in your genome.

Your genetic data is analyzed, and we generate your personalized reports based on well-established scientific and medical research.

  • Separate databases keep your genetic information decoupled from your personally identifiable information, protecting your identity
  • External firewalls restrict unauthorized connections to our databases
  • All connections to our website are encrypted using SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) technology

Hi. Still have questions about how it works?

Here are just a few of the things people frequently ask about Gene-Thing.
If you don’t see your question here, get in touch with us.

Gene-Thing offers Personal Genetic Service: Nutrition +Health + Food Intolerance+Fitness +Skin  & Hair. This service require submitting a saliva sample using our saliva collection kit that you send to the lab for analysis.

Our service is exclusively online. You’ll receive your reports through a password-protected account at genething.com.

In order to receive reports and participate in the service, you need to have a valid email address that allows you to send and receive messages. You also need access to a computer or mobile device that connects to the Internet.

You need to register your kit in order to link it to your Gene-Thing account online. Registration connects the barcode on your saliva sample to your account so we know your sample belongs to you. Our lab cannot process your sample if it is not registered.

Your saliva contains DNA from cells in your mouth. We send you a saliva collection kit and instructions for providing your sample.

Our NABL acrredited lab extracts DNA from cells in your saliva sample. Then the lab processes the DNA on a genotyping chip that reads hundreds locations in your genome.

Your genetic data is analyzed, and we generate your personalized reports based on well-established scientific and medical research.