Internationally Accredited Testing Laboratory

DAkkS and KOLAS Accreditation (ISO/IEC 17025)

Macrogen received international testing laboratory accreditation for ‘forensic genetics’ from the German national accreditation body DAkkS in December 2016. In March 2017, Macrogen received international testing laboratory accreditation for ‘forensic DNA type analysis testing’ from KOLAS (Korea Laboratory Accreditation Scheme), Korea’s accreditation body operating under the Korean Agency for Technology and Standards.

DAkkS and KOLAS accreditation certifies that Macrogen’s DNA type analysis testing (relationship genetic testing) is marked by world-class reliability and advanced technology. Through this accreditation, Macrogen is able to provide internationally certified test reports in accordance with the ISO/IEC 17025 international standard. In accordance with the cross-accreditation procedures among the 94 member states of the International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation (ILAC), test reports issued by Macrogen are equivalent to test reports issued locally in each member state.