Federal Court Upholds DNA Diagnostics Center’s Use of “Ancestry” for DNA Testing and Rules that Ancestry.com Caused Marketplace Confusion

DNA Diagnostics Center, Inc. (“DDC”) – one of the world’s largest DNA testing companies – announced that the Federal District Court for the Southern District of Ohio found its DNA tests sold under the “AncestryByDNA” brand and trademark were in the market years prior to the introduction of Ancestry.com’s “AncestryDNA” branded DNA test. As such,…

DNA Diagnostics Center Names Connie Hallquist President and Chief Executive Officer

The Board of Directors of DNA Diagnostics Center (DDC, or the Company), one of the world’s largest providers of private DNA testing services, has named Connie Hallquist as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company effective immediately. Hallquist is a veteran CEO and entrepreneur. Prior to joining DDC, Hallquist served as President of Healthy…

DNA Diagnostics Center, One of The World’s Largest DNA Testing Labs, Celebrates Their 20th Anniversary

DNA Diagnostics Center (DDC), one of the largest commercial DNA testing companies in the world, celebrates its 20(th) anniversary today. Headed by President and CEO, Peter Vitulli, DDC is a consumer services company that focuses on DNA testing across multiple channels and segments. It employs over 200 associates and generates a significant portion of sales…

DNA DIAGNOSTICS CENTER, The World’s Largest Provider of DNA Paternity Tests, Recently Launched DDC DIRECT CONNECT, A New Interactive Website for its Government Contracted Customers

DNA Diagnostics Center (DDC), one of the world’s largest providers of DNA tests, announced today that DDC has launched DDC DIRECT CONNECT, a new interactive website for its government contracted customers. To view the site, please http://contracts.dnacenter.com/. DDC Direct Connect was designed for the user to provide an easy, efficient way to access and request…

DNA Diagnostics Center’s Forensic Unit is Honored at Ohio Innocence Projects’ 10th Anniversary Gala

DNA Diagnostics Forensics, a Division of DNA Diagnostics Center (DDC), the world’s largest paternity testing company, was honored at Ohio Innocence Project’s (OIP) tenth Anniversary Gala, celebrating freedom for those exonerated, and the organizations that have contributed to the effort. Approximately 400 supporters attended the event held last Saturday, October 25, 2014 at the Hyatt…

DNA Diagnostics Center, The World’s Largest Provider of DNA Paternity Tests, Launches a New Home Paternity Sample Collection Kit In Retail stores

DNA Diagnostics Center (DDC), the world’s largest DNA Paternity Testing Company, announces the launch of a new Paternity Test Kit to be sold in national retail stores, expanding the company’s reach in the marketplace.   In-store paternity sample collection kits are more common than ever before, and DDC is creating a user-friendly package that provides…

DNA DIAGNOSTICS CENTER (DDC), One of the World’s Largest Commercial DNA Testing Labs Announces Executive Promotions At the Company’s US and UK Headquarters

Peter Vitulli, President and CEO of DNA Diagnostics Center (DDC), one of the world’s largest commercial DNA testing labs, announced today that the following DDC employees have been promoted from within: Jerry Watkins is Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer; Kathy Leis is Vice President of Lab Operations; David Silver is Vice President of…

DDC Medical (DDC), One of the World’s Largest DNA Testing Companies, supports The Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) Cell Line Authentication Initiative

DDC Medical, a division of DNA Diagnostics Center (DDC) and one of the world’s largest providers of STR DNA testing, supports the Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) Cell Line Authentication Initiative (CLAI), by offering free Human Cell Line Authentication and Mycoplasma Detection testing to the PCF’s grant recipients. This initiative is improving the quality and efficacy…