NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – QuantuMDx said today that its subsidiary NorthGene has received accreditation from the UK's Ministry of Justice to perform legal DNA tests for parentage.

NorthGene, which is located at The International Centre for Life hub in Newcastle UK, conducts legal relationship tests for coroners, family law solicitors, local councils, and the general public.

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