Learn the Difference

  Non-Legal Test Legal Test
Collection Easy-to-follow kit instructions allow for painless collection of cheek swab samples in the privacy of your own home Painless cheek swab samples are collected at one of 900 LabCorp-operated collection sites or at one of our contracted national sites, providing a "chain of custody"
Uses Referred to as a non-legal test, the at-home kit provides answers when you just need to know Provides court-ready results that may be used to resolve custody disputes and legal matters
Results Testing begins the day samples are received in the laboratory. Results are generally available in 3-5 business days. Testing begins the day samples are received in the laboratory. Results are generally available in 3-5 business days.
Answers Positive test results are routinely 99.99% or higher Positive test results are routinely 99.99% or higher