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Learn about DNA, drug and alcohol testing


Find everything you wanted to know about SCRAM Continuous Alcohol Testing here.

All about toothbrush DNA testing

Toothbrush DNA testing is a safe & discreet way to carry out a DNA test.

Can I get paternity DNA testing while pregnant?

Prenatal paternity testing is a way of identifying whether a man is a baby’s father before the baby is born.

Can someone cheat a DNA test?

Can someone cheat a DNA test? It’s one of the questions we get asked most. Find out the answer here.

Court ordered paternity testing

Learn all about court ordered paternity testing.

Can a mother refuse a paternity test?

A mother may refuse a paternity DNA test. Learn all about the reasons why here.

How much is a DNA test?

How much does a DNA test cost? Find all the information you need here.

The history of DNA discovery

Learn about the history of DNA discovery and DNA science.

Why do people need paternity testing?

Why do people need paternity testing? Find out more here.

Which drugs are uppers & downers?

Would you be able to spot whether your client or colleague was under the influence of drugs.

How long does it take to get DNA paternity test results?

Find out how long it takes to get your paternity test results.

Can you refuse a drugs test?

Six reasons why you can refuse a drug test at work; and why they won’t work.

DNA testing after fertility treatments

Learn more about DNA testing options after fertility treatments.

What drugs we test for

Find out which we test for at AlphaBiolabs.

Drug and alcohol abuse side effects

What are the side effects of drug and alcohol misuse?

The history of DNA paternity testing

The history of paternity testing through the decades.

Identical vs fraternal twins

In this article, we discuss the difference between identical and non-identical (fraternal) twins.

Drug testing methods and cheating

In this article, we look at the options available for court-approved drug testing, and the ways people try to cheat drug tests.

How to ask your partner for a paternity test

In this article, we look at how to ask your partner for a paternity test, and some of the things you need to consider before you order a paternity test.

Difference between a urine drug test and an oral fluid (saliva) drug test

In this article, we look at urine and oral fluid (saliva) drug tests, what each test involves and what the results of each test can tell us about a person’s drug use.

Nail drug testing FAQs

Learn about how nail drug testing works and the answers to all your questions.

Zygosity twin testing explained

Looking for information about our DNA zygosity twin testing? Find the answers to your questions here.

Types of DNA testing

Learn about the different types of DNA testing available at AlphaBiolabs.

SCRAM testing vs. Hair alcohol testing

Learn about the difference between SCRAM testing & hair alcohol testing.

Understanding my DNA test results

Find out more about how to read and understand your DNA test results.

How much DNA do we share?

How much DNA do human beings share? Learn more here.

The DNA science

Explore the science of DNA.

Everything you need to know about amphetamines

What are amphetamines and how long do they stay in your system?

CBD and drug testing – does CBD show up on drug tests?

We explain CBD, why people use it, and whether CBD will show up on a drug test.

How long does cannabis stay in your system?

We take a closer look at cannabis, how long the drug stays in your system, and the long-term effects of cannabis use.

PEth blood alcohol testing FAQs

In this article, we discuss PEth blood alcohol testing, what it is, and what makes PEth testing so conclusive.