The DNA profile of Genghis Khan...
Are you related to the founder of the Mongol Empire?
Discover a possible family connection to the famous Conqueror and compare yourself to many other famous people!
Over 16 million living descendants?
In 2003, a Y-DNA profile was identified that occurs in 8% of the male population in the heartland of the former Mongol Empire. In addition, various studies were conducted with individuals who trace their ancestry back to Genghis Khan. In some cases, different profiles were discovered, but they all point at least to the same haplogroup.
Genghis Khan belonged in the paternal line to the haplogroup C.
- The Y-chromosome C3* star-cluster attributed to Genghis Khans descendants is present at high frequency in the Kerey clan from Kazakhstan
- Molecular genealogy of Tusi Lu’s family reveals their paternal relationship with Jochi, Genghis Khan’s eldest son
- The Genetic Legacy of the Mongols
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Questions and answers about the DNA test
After we have received the samples it normally takes 6-8 weeks for the fist results. Depending on the chosen test the result is thus already fully ready or further analysis are done.
If you order and pay for a test set for somebody else online, the address of the other person under “Comments”. We will then send the collection kit to the address of this person. You can also place your order by phone or e-mail.
This is how the DNA origin analysis works
A Mucus Sample suffices to get a sample of your DNA. Taking the sample is simple and painless and can be done at home. Send the samples with the envelop included in the sampling kit.