August 25, 2008
MormonTimes.Com: DNA May Help Family Research, but It Won’t Prove or Disprove Book of Mormon
By Carrie A. Moore Deseret News
PROVO -- There is no way to prove or disprove theories of people who criticize the Book of Mormon's authenticity based on DNA testing, but genetics sometimes can be helpful in current family- history research, according to a forensic DNA scientist.
The Book of Mormon is "not descriptive enough (regarding ancestral origin) to provide definitive calibration points with which to make confident scientific conclusions," he said, labeling the claims of critics as "pseudo science."
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