The oldest DNA in North America: At-home genetic test traces Montana man's family history back 55 GENERATIONS to ancient humans that crossed the Bering Land Bridge 17,000 years ago
.CRI Genetics says one man holds the record for the oldest DNA sequence
.Alvin 'Willy' Crawford's DNA was traced back 55 generations and 17,000 years
.According to the company, the test was also 99 percent accurate
.Genetic testing has also helped to re-tailor our vision of human history
In a report from the Great Falls Tribune, Alvin 'Willy' Crawford's DNA was traced back 55 generations with 99 percent accuracy, making his lineage the longest traced by CRI Genetics.
According to one genetics firm, a recent client has taken the title for the oldest traceable DNA in the Americas.
A report from the Great Falls Tribune reveals Alvin 'Willy' Crawford's DNA was traced back 55 generations with a shocking 99 percent accuracy, making his lineage the longest ever traced by the ancestry testing company, CRI Genetics.
According to the report, the genetic testing traced Crawford's DNA back a whopping 17,000 years.
The length and accuracy of Crawford's lineage is so rare that the company told Crawford's family that it was 'like finding Big Foot.'
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