Why Save DNA

Reasons to Save DNA

  • Genetic therapy can actually pinpoint disease and is curing various diseases and cancer.
  • DNA is an invaluable template of personal information that can be saved for future analysis.
  • Some people carry inherited genes that make them susceptible to developing cancer.
  • Knowing these genes are present can help people make important life decisions.
  • DNA is the best method to positively trace family lineage for genealogy research.
  • Funeral practices, such as cremation, are destroying valuable genetic data(DNA).
  • The saved DNA contains vital information about a person’s ancestry that could benefit future generations.