This is a list of DNA testing centres in Kenya. DNA is a paternity test done mainly to establish genetic proof whether a man is the biological father of an individual, or whether a woman is the biological mother of an individual. DNA testing may be done for legal or personal knowledge.
Here is a list of DNA testing centres in Kenya.
1. Easy DNA
Easy DNA is a reputable company with many years of experience in carrying out DNA tests. It carries out DNA tests on 21 genetic markers, the minimum accepted standard for DNA analysis.
Location: KMA Plaza, Upperhill, Nairobi
Contact: +254 722 219 352
KEMRI offers DNA testing services in the area of paternity testing and family relationship testing. It also offers training on DNA as a way of contributing towards capacity building, both locally and regionally.
Contact: +254 722 205 901
3. Bioinformatics Institute of Kenya (KIBS)
Location: Block 4, Viraj Complex, Mombasa Road
Contact: +254 716 335 266
4. Lancet Laboratories
Lancet has several branches spread across major towns in Kenya. However, the group’s main branch offers specialised DNA testing services.
Location: Fifth Avenue Office Suites, Upperhill.
5. American Embassy
The American Embassy located in Nairobi has modern DNA testing machines offering fast and reliable testing services, with a turnaround time of about 3-5 working days to get full results.
Contact: +254 20 363 6000
6. Kenyatta National Hospital
KNH is Kenya’s leading referral hospital. It offers professional DNA tests, with charges ranging between Ksh 20,000 to 30,000.
7. SEPIDNA Kenya
It is a premier DNA testing firm that offers professional DNA testing services at affordable prices that range from Kshs. 39,000
Contacts: +254 704 967 808
8. Nairobi Hospital
Location: Argwings Kodhek Road, Nairobi
Contacts: +254 703 082 000/ +254 730 666 000
9. Nyumbani Diagnostic Laboratory
Location: Karen, Nairobi
Contact: +254 731 646 883
10. Pathcare Kenya
Location: Regal Plaza, Limuru Road, Nairobi
Contacts: +254 733 333 552/ +254 722 203 074