Santa and Me | Compare Your DNA to St. Nick

Just In Time For Christmas... A Spectacular New DNA Analysis App Has Arrived!

This app compares your DNA to Santa's DNA. Yes, this app really does analyze the similarity between you and Santa!

 

Santa and Me raw DNA data analysis

 

The Full Story

To discover the incredible full story for how we obtained Santa's DNA, start the app and select 'Learn More'.

 

The Short Story

Santa’s genome is a 'virtual genome' developed by Sequencing.com’s Bioinformatics Team! 

What's a virtual genome? It's a genome we created using algorithms that define a person with all of the traits we know and love about Santa.

We also added DNA sequences from various populations that Santa is thought to have originated from, including Norwegian, Finnish and Turkish populations.

Below are some of the traits that were used to create Santa’s genome:

  • Packed on a few pounds

  • Optimistic

  • Jolly

  • A Saint (always nice and never naughty)

  • A people pleaser

  • Extremely productive throughout the night

  • Enjoys carbs and sweets

  • Incredibly strong (carrying that giant sack of toys)

  • Risk-taker (sliding down chimneys)

  • Amazing stamina

  • Very long lifespan

  • Wears glasses

  • Full head of white hair 

 

Santa and Me App Genetic Genealogy Analysis

FREE

Powered by Sequencing.com's Universal Compatibility technology, the Santa and M app is compatible with DNA data from all genetic tests.

Test Compatibility Format Compatibility
Whole Genome Sequencing (WGS) FASTQ
Exome Sequencing FASTA
23andMe BAM
AncestryDNA SAM
MyHeritage CRAM
FamilyTreeDNA (FTDNA) VCF
Genes for Good GVCF
Living DNA gVCF
HomeDNA TXT
Dante Labs CSV
Silverberry Genomix TAB
Toolbox Genomics gz and zip compressed files
Nebula Genomics almost all other genetic data formats
Color Genomics  
Veritas Genetics  
24Genetics  
Vitagene  
Helix  
Invitae  
Genos  
tellmeGen  
23Mofang  
GeneDx  
Ambry Genetics  
GSA  
Axiom