Korean adoptees (Canada, Europe, Australia, Asia)
325KAMRA can ONLY provide DNA kits to Korean adoptees who live in Canada, Europe, Australia or Asia. Please read below: Before you apply
With much concern over the COVID-19 (corona virus), DNA collection in Korea is temporarily suspended. We will not be administering kits in person nor mailing them out to family members/volunteers in Korea nor mailing them internationally to Korean adoptees until the crises has been averted.
Thank you for your patience and understanding during this time.
BEFORE YOU APPLY!
If you have DNA tested with these companies (AncestryDNA™, 23andMe© or MyHeritage™)
you can upload your data to FTDNA's database, which is the DNA company 325KAMRA use.
This is free of charge and the result will be ready within 72 hours.
We do advise you to pay the transfer fee. Follow the steps below.
1. Transfer your DNA data: www.familytreedna.com/autosomal-transfer
2. After having transferred you can join 325KAMRA project:
3. Transfer fee. From FTDNA main page, click origins, you will be instructed to pay 19USD
APPLY FOR DNA KIT BELOW
IF YOU HAVE NOT DNA TESTED WITH OTHER COMPANIES
For Korean adoptees in (Canada, Europe, Australia, Asia)
Include the following information:
Valid email address
Date of Birth
Place of Birth
Have you DNA tested with other companies?
Receipt of payment
A shipping/handling fee of **$35 must be paid using the link below. Please note that extra customs fees might be added upon delivery/pick-up of the package, especially in the Nordic countries based on new postal regulations there. See details below.
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For Korean adoptees in America.
Korean American Adoptees. You must first be vetted by them. Then pay the postage below. When these are done, your name will be added to the distribution mailing list.
NO Payment is required until:
1) you have joined KAA.
2) sent your request for a kit via email.
3) completed the request form.
4) received an email with the request for payment.
A shipping/handling fee of **$10 must be paid using the link below.
Depending on the postal regulations in your country, the package may be held up in customs and extra fees may be added to the shipping which you will have to pay on top of the handling/shipping fee of 35 USD.
When shipping payment is confirmed, the DNA kit will be mailed. All adoptees are responsible for shipping costs both to and from your country of residence. **The fee includes not only postage (one-way) but also an administration and handling fee which will give you any 325Kamra-coded DNA match if the match is 200cMs or higher. This is for name and location only.
No refund for shipping and admin fees will be given if you decide to not use the FTDNA kit.
After DNA testing ship the DNA kit to:
1445 North Loop West, Suite 820
Houston, Texas 77008
**Shipping and Handling Fee
(Korean adoptees only)