KinSNP® Rapid Familial Relationship Testing

KinSNP® Priority
Service for Rapid
Relationship Testing

Developed by Othram, KinSNP® allows investigators to infer kinship in closely and distantly related individuals, combining the speed of traditional forensic STR testing, with the power of advanced SNP testing.

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Accelerate Solves

Rapid confirmation or exclusion of relationships between an unknown person and potential relatives. Protect privacy, test fewer candidates and get results in days not months.

Maximize Sensitivity

Using the power of tens of thousands of SNP markers, enable sensitive and accurate measurement of kinship for even distantly related individuals.

Protect Privacy

The entire process is performed in-house, laboratory to analysis, without accessing online genealogical databases or tools — maximizing privacy and security.


Tennessee Bureau of Investigation

In September 1985, a body was discovered in Tennessee. After exhausting all leads, investigators could not determine the victim's identity.

Spokane County Medical Examiner's Office

In 1971, a man's body was discovered in the Spokane River. No personal belongings were found, and decomposition prevented visual identification.

Sonoma County Sheriff's Office

In 2014 and 2021, skeletal remains of an unidentified man were found in California. Despite the work of investigators, the individual could not be identified.

Kentucky State Police

In 2020, a shallow grave containing a young man was found in Kentucky. Law enforcement worked diligently to identify him, but all leads were exhausted.

Mohave County Sheriff's Office

In 1996, human remains were discovered in Arizona. Despite investigators multiple attempts to identity the man, his identity remained a mystery.

Spokane County Sheriff's Office

In 1978, the body of 16-year-old Krisann Baxter was discovered in Washington. Many attempts were made to identify her murderer, but none were successful.

Tennessee Bureau of Investigation

In 1983, skeletal remains of an unidentified victim were discovered in Tennessee. A DNA profile was entered into CODIS, but no matches were made.

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case scenario.

Forensic evidence will degrade over time. Don't lose your evidence or allow it to be destroyed by inadequate testing or inexperienced consultants. We work with forensic professionals, medical examiners and law enforcement globally to achieve results the first time, even when other approaches have failed. Learn how Othram can help you solve your case and support you from crime scene to courtroom.

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