FHID Snapshot Price List

(Effective March 2017. Prices subject to change.)

This FHID Snapshot price list will help you familiarize yourself with the FHID Snapshot offerings, pricing and turn around times.
When you’re ready to get more from your DNA evidence, please contact a Snapshot Account Specialist to obtain an official quote based on the specific needs and requirements of your case.

TYPE OF ANALYSIS Description Cost AUD
Snapshot DNA Phenotyping Prediction of physical appearance and ancestry from a DNA sample. Includes genotyping, Snapshot phenotyping, production of the Snapshot Phenotype Report and a one-hour WebEx™ briefing with Snapshot representatives to review results and answer questions.
If genotyping call rates are insufficient for Snapshot analysis (e.g., if the DNA is degraded), a processing fee of $1,500 will be applied instead of the full rate. Bulk discounts available*
Turnaround Time: Approximately 45 days from receipt of sample.
Rush TAT available**
$4,800
Snapshot Kinship Inference Kinship Inference between two individuals (without phenotyping). Includes genotyping for two subjects, Snapshot Kinship Inference, production of the Snapshot Kinship Report and a WebEx briefing with Snapshot representatives to review results and answer questions. Bulk discounts available*
Turnaround Time: Approximately 45 days from receipt of sample.
Rush TAT available**
$2,900
Snapshot DNA Phenotyping
+
Kinship Inference
Snapshot DNA Phenotyping plus Snapshot Kinship Inference between the phenotyped subject and another subject for whom DNA has been provided. Includes genotyping for two subjects, Snapshot DNA Phenotyping of one subject, Snapshot Kinship Inference between the two subjects, production of the Snapshot Phenotype + Kinship Report and a WebEx briefing with Snapshot representatives to review results and answer questions. Bulk discounts available*
Turnaround Time: Approximately 45 days from receipt of sample.
Rush TAT available**
$6,800

* Snapshot Bulk Order Discounts
Five (5) Snapshot cases → 5% discount
Ten (10) Snapshot cases ⇒ 10% discount
Contact a Snapshot representative for discount pricing available for orders of > 10 Snapshot cases.
** Rush Services Available
Guaranteed 14- and 30-day TAT available; please contact a Snapshot representative for pricing.

OPTIONS Description Cost
Snapshot Mixture Deconvolution Optional process to improve Snapshot DNA Phenotyping results for a mixed DNA sample having two contributors: one unknown (primary) contributor and one secondary contributor from whom a single-sourced reference sample can be obtained. Includes genotyping the known contributor’s DNA (single-sourced) and “subtracting” this reference genotype from the mixed result prior to Snapshot DNA Phenotyping.
Note: Mixture Deconvolution works for one unknown DNA donor only; we cannot work with multiple unknown DNA donors at this time.
Turnaround Time: 45 days from the time genotyping results from the minor contributor are available
$1,500
ENHANCEMENT OPTIONS Description Cost AUD
Forensic Art Enhancement
for an Existing Snapshot Composite
One enhanced rendering of a Snapshot composite made by an IAI-certified forensic artist to accommodate information about a subject that is not available via DNA, including age progression or regression, and BMI alteration.
Customer to supply age and weight adjustments when order is placed.
Turnaround Time: 10 days after completion of Snapshot Report
$535
Subsequent Forensic Art Enhancements Additional forensic artist rendering of a composite for which forensic art enhancement has already been performed, such as creation of additional rendering at different age or BMI values from initial alteration.
Turnaround Time: 10 days from Snapshot composite completion
$335
Forensic Art Hairstyle Adjustment Modification to an existing hairstyle and/or additional of a new hairstyle.
Turnaround Time: 10 days from order date
$235
Forensic Art Accessorization Modifications / addition of jewelry, hats, tattoos, etc.
Turnaround Time: 10 days from Snapshot forensic art enhancement completion
$170
Blended Composite
(with Cognitive Interview)
Snapshot composite produced by a forensic artist that combines a Snapshot DNA Phenotyping composite (not included) with that derived from a cognitive interview. Includes an online cognitive interview with an eyewitness, composite sketch resulting from the cognitive interview, and a blended composite that combines features from both.
Turnaround Time: 10 days from cognitive interview
$870
Blended Composite
(with Facial Reconstruction from Skull)
Snapshot composite produced by a forensic artist that combines a Snapshot DNA Phenotyping composite (not included) with that produced from a facial reconstruction from a skull, which is also performed by a forensic artist. Includes facial reconstruction from a skull, a composite sketch from this reconstruction and a blended composite that combines features from both. Note: Costs for travel, if required, not included in price.
Turnaround Time: 14 days from receipt of skull
$1,700
Blended Composite
(from Photographs of the Skull)
Snapshot image that combines a standard Snapshot DNA Phenotyping composite (not included) with that produced from a previously completed facial reconstruction of a skull by a non-FHID employed qualified forensic artist or anthropologist.
Note: To be considered for this service, Agency must provide FHID with the following to determine if the existing reconstruction is sufficient for use:
High-resolution photographs of skull taken in the Frankfort Horizontal position in both frontal and lateral (profile) viewpoints with the following:
scale included in both angles
tissue-depth markers in place
Description of the method used for tissue-depth markers (e.g. Rhine);
Description of the reconstructionists level of training;
Anthropological report, if available;
Any photographs that depict accessories, notable markings, hair (length/texture), etc., if available;
High quality scans of any two-dimensional forensic facial reconstruction in both frontal and lateral (profile)viewpoints, if available.
FHID will evaluate all submitted information and determine if data is sufficient enough to proceed with a reconstruction.
Turnaround Time: 14 days from receipt of skull characterization photos
$840