About CRI Paternity

The CRI Paternity DNA Testing Laboratory

CRI Paternity is a branch of CRI Genetics. Our researchers are renowned and internationally published Geneticists, Anthropologists, and Social Scientists. They combined their expertise to give you the most accurate paternity analysis available today.

Our state-of-the-art DNA lab is equipped with multiple robotic DNA extraction platforms. Our process involves bar-coded DNA samples, robotics and brilliant minds ensuring the highest accuracy of results achievable in the industry.

Our team of specialist will compare 642,824 genetic markers between your sample and every sample you will provide us to give you COMPLETE PEACE OF MIND.

No More Guessing. Just The Truth.


Mr. Alexei Fedorov, Ph.D.

Head Of Department, CRI Genetics


The Genetics division of Cellular Research Institute is led by Alexei Fedorov, Ph.D.

He is an Associate Professor of Medicine and the Director of Bioinformatics Lab at The University of Toledo.

Alexei Fedorov made a lifetime goal to progress Mankind’s understanding of the human genome into new frontiers and he has been doing it for over 35 years. He has designed, guided, and completed several scientific research studies, including 18 different bioinformatic projects, and the papers he has written have been cited hundreds of times.

Alexei Fedorov now delivers his genetic expertise to you to confirm or discover your filiation, in the comfort of your own home.

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Our DNA Lab Accreditation

To ensure superior quality and efficiency for our customers, CRI Paternity voluntarily participates in laboratory accreditations for DNA paternity testing and proficiency testing programs designed to improve standards and practices among laboratories and businesses.

Accreditation agencies, such as the CLIA often visit our DNA testing lab without notice. They evaluate us on standards of cleanliness, competency, work quality, consumer privacy protection and results accuracy. This accreditation process also includes sample accessioning, laboratory extraction, data analysis, and secure DNA paternity test results reporting.

How it Works

How does the CRI Paternity test work?

It has never been easier to get your peace of mind. Get a CRI Paternity test in just a few simple steps.

  1. Purchase your CRI Paternity kit online.

    Go to www.cripaternity.com and click on the Order tab.

  2. Complete the Order Form.

    Fill out contact, participants and billing information on the order page.

  3. Create your Personal Online Profile.

    Within less than 5 business days after your passed your order, you will receive your CRI Paternity DNA test. Your kit will come with swabs, sample collection bags, individual barcodes and an instruction leaflet. Follow the directions on the leaflet to register your kit online and create your Personal Online Profile.

  4. Use simple cheek swabs to collect DNA.

    Gently rub 1 swab on the inside of your cheek to gather cells (15-20 seconds), detach its tip into the matching vial before repeating the operation with your other cheek. Then enclose both vial in the matching sample collection bag (make sure all the barcodes match).

  5. Send samples to CRI Paternity.

    After each participant used both swabs, placed them in the corresponding sample collection bags provided, and all the sample collection bags are sealed, put them back inside the prepaid CRI Paternity box included and mail them to our lab.

  6. Get results online within just a few weeks.

    After samples arrive at the lab, our internationally acclaimed DNA specialists will start decoding your DNA. Within a few weeks, they will have reviewed and compared all the 642,824 genetic markers essential to give you a definite answer. Some DNA testing companies offer paternity results within less than 5 days, we offer the MOST ACCURATE results.

    Once your results are ready, you will receive an email inviting you to log in your personal profile.

No More Guessing. Just The Truth.