Identification of matrilineal or patrilineal relatives

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The 23Andme, Inc. patent solves the following problem:

Genealogy is the study of family history and lineage of ancestors. It is an interesting subject to study many professionals as well as hobbyists. Traditional techniques genealogical study often includes building family trees based on surnames and historical records. As gene sequencing technology becomes more accessible, there is growing interest in genetic ancestry testing in recent years.

Our analysis of this patent is as follows:

23Andme, Inc.’s patent US 9116882 B1 deals with Identification of matrilineal or patrilineal relatives.
Determine relative relationships among a mass of people, namely: access to user-specified genealogical information at least some of the plurality of individuals and genetic information recombinable deoxyribonucleic acid (DNAs ) at least some of the plurality of individuals; determining, using one or more computer processors and among the mass of people, one or more related people relative to a target individual, and information concerning one or more more related individuals, and present information about at least one of the one or more related individuals, including the presentation of a sign in if at least one of one or more related to individuals is a matrilineal relative or a patrilineal relative to each target.

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