Cellmark provides court approved DNA testing and forensic quality hair drug and alcohol testing services to members of the public, local authority children's services teams, government departments and the legal profession.
Established in 1987, Cellmark is the UK’s most experienced DNA testing service and was the world’s first private DNA fingerprinting company.
With a rich history of innovation and a collective drive to be the best at what we do. Our 500+ staff members are at the heart of our business.
We work with the general public, local authorities, 80% of UK police forces plus national and international government agencies.
Approaching 3 million human DNA samples and over 2.5 million animal samples DNA tested at our laboratories in the UK.
Cellmark was the world's first commercial DNA testing laboratory and today is one of the most trusted forward thinking DNA analysis companies in Europe. Click an image below to find out more about our services:
Cellmark is the UK's most experienced DNA testing company, since 1987 we have conducted hundreds of thousands of tests. Cellmark's skilled staff and our strict, accredited, laboratory processes ensure that your testing is handled confidentially and carefully to produce rapid, reliable results.
Nationwide Sampling Service
We provide a professional and reliable DNA sampling and hair sampling service at a location most convenient for you.
Instant Online Quotes
You can obtain a hair drug & alcohol or DNA testing quote and register your case instantly online - it's quick, easy and secure.
We keep our prices low without compromising on accuracy or quality. You can rest assured - your testing is in good hands.
Cellmark provides a fast court approved service without compromising accuracy and quality. Register your DNA relationship testing requirements by phone or online and we'll send sample collection kits to your chosen independent sampler. On return of all the DNA test kits we immediately begin testing and will issue your test results report the next working day* - at no extra cost.
* Over 90% of our DNA testing reports are issued the next working day
As a member of the Ministry of Justice's list of accredited bodies, Cellmark is accredited to carry out parentage tests directed by the civil courts in England and Wales under section 20 of the Family Law Reform Act 1969. Our laboratory in Abingdon, Oxfordshire is accredited to ISO 17025 and certified to ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO 27001 international quality standards.
Cellmark pioneered the introduction of DNA analysis for paternity testing. We deliver a next day service using the most conclusive 24 marker genetic test across our range of DNA relationship testing services. This includes DNA testing for Maternity, Sibling, Avuncular, Grandparentage and Immigration matters as well.
Cellmark provides tailored testing services to meet the specific requirements of our family law and private customers. Find out more about how we can help you by clicking an image below:
THE UK'S MOST EXPERIENCED DNA TESTING SERVICE
Cellmark is a leading provider of a wide range of DNA and related forensic services. With high sensitivity DNA analysis at the core of our business, we continue to develop new services which capitalise on our specialist technical expertise, our drive for innovation and our proven history of reliable service delivery.