West Jones High School Alumni

Laurel, Mississippi (MS)

Alumni Stories

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JK (Janet) Marten

Class of 1983

ADAMSTSL2 ground-breaking research acknowledgement which developed a
DNA swab test which has now been developed for the human sector
of genetic testing. It is now used for DNA counseling for those who
have a history a dwarfism in their genes. JK (Janet) Marten was responsible
for initiating this study through Dr. Mark Neff at UC Davis, collecting
samples required for the study and distribution of DNA swabs to make
the eventual test affordable to the general public. The testing led to
the mapping of the canine genome which has led to other developments
In human DNA research and has now been applied to countless other
forms of DNA research around the World.

Military Alumni

Military High School Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

Lost Class Rings

Have you lost your West Jones High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Mustangs lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Do you have a fun holiday story or a great family tradition? Share them with our fellow West Jones High School alumni! Submit your own stories, achievements and photos in our Alumni Stories section. Read other classmate’s stories and see what they have been up to over the years.

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