The DNA profile of the last tsar
Are you related to Tsar Nicholas II of Russia?
Find out now with a DNA origin analysis from iGENEA!
The DNA profile of the Russian Tsar family
In July 1991, remains were exhumed from a mass grave outside Yekaterinburg, Russia. Analysis of mitochondrial DNA allowed these bodies to be assigned to the Romanovs, the last Russian tsarist family to be shot in July 1918.
Tsar Nicholas II belonged to haplogroup T in the maternal line and to haplogroup R1b in the paternal line.
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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.