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But the science of using genes to predict long-term compatibility is only in its infancy, said Mike Dougherty, director of education for the American Society of Human Genetics."If this is a marathon, we're still inside the first mile," he said."With online dating, you have socioeconomic factors people try to match on — religion, how much you make.This is another layer on top of that so you can better find matches," Gonzalez said.
"There is a science behind attraction," said Elle France, co-founder of Singld Out.com, in an interview with USA TODAY Network.Gene Partner has developed a formula to match men and women for a romantic relationship based on their genes.Gene Partner’s biological matching method is designed as a complementary service for matchmakers and online dating sites.Membership prices are 9 for three months, 9 for six months or 9 for 12 months. The company is testing two "markers" — the serotonin uptake transporter, involved in how people react to positive and negative emotions, and genes influencing your immune system.Research shows there is a strong correlation between people in long-term relationships having different versions of the serotonin genes and different immune systems, said Ron Gonzalez, co-founder of Instant Chemistry.