Mission and Values
Our mission is to provide the best DNA testing services, accessible and affordable to our clients wherever they are. By providing
high quality DNA tests, we strive to empower our clients
with the information they need to discover truth and make confident
decisions in their personal or professional lives. With this mission
in mind, all of us at DDC embrace the following values in our daily
We strive for excellence.
In all of our efforts—from our client relationships to our
internal laboratory practices—we work with a passion for excellence.
As the leading private DNA testing laboratory, we continually evaluate
our procedures and services to ensure our clients receive only the
Our clients are our
Our services are built around client needs. DNA technology can only
be powerful if its uses are identified and pursued with the client
in mind. We listen, and we respond—providing service that
is relevant, accessible, and affordable.
Our people are our
We recognize that the quality of our staff is the key to the quality
of our services. We hire only the best, and provide them with the
best—in a secure working environment that values diversity,
initiative, and teamwork. We support personal and professional development,
enabling our staff to be the absolute best in what they do.
We are driven by
We place a high value on trust—the trust that our clients
place on us to uncover the truth. A single DNA test can change many
lives, and we keep this perspective in everything that we do.
We recognize the importance of
DDC thrives within the context of our larger community—the
people and places where we work and live, as well as the professional
organizations to which DDC staff and scientists belong. As a responsible
member of the community, DDC supports its staff’s community
efforts, knowing that our success can be measured by how well we
serve our community’s greater needs.