As seen on TV? Not with DNA testing from Helix
In our DNA Myths video series, Helix scientists take on common misconceptions about genetics
If you’ve watched much television at any point in the last couple decades, you’ve probably seen a crime show—either reality or drama—where DNA testing helps track down a culprit. That kind of testing is real, it’s just not the kind of testing that you get when you buy a product with Helix.
MYTH: Helix is using the same DNA testing as shows like Dateline and CSI
MYTH: If your DNA test tells you you’re not a sprinter, you should quit the track team