DNA Sample

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DNA Sample
DNA Sample
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DNA Sample
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Introduced in Generation III
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A DNA Sample (Japanese: DNAサンプル DNA Sample) is a Key Item exclusive to Pokémon Colosseum. There are a total of three DNA Samples in the game, each containing the DNA of one of nine randomly chosen Pokémon.

In the games


Games Cost Sell price
Colo. N/A N/A


The three DNA Samples are taken from three of these nine possible Pokémon: Bayleef, Croconaw, Entei, Mightyena, Misdreavus, Quilava, Raikou, Sudowoodo, and Suicune. The player must match these samples to a lock in the Shadow Pokémon Lab in order to unlock it.


Games Description
Colo. Before analysis: A DNA sample of some sort.
After analysis: [Pokémon]'s DNA sample.


Games Method
Colo. Shadow PKMN Lab (Three of six possible locations)
  • One in the upper-left corner of the room to the left of the door unlocked by the Down St. Key
  • One in the room with the stairway leading to the small room with the Down St. Key
  • Two in the room on the first left after the door unlocked by the Down St. Key
  • Two in the room guarded by Cipher Peon Lesar
  • One to the right of the adjacent elevators
  • Two in the room north of the adjacent elevators


In other languages

Language Title
France Flag.png French Echantillon ADN
Germany Flag.png German DNS-Proben
Italy Flag.png Italian Campione DNA
Spain Flag.png Spanish Muestra ADN

See also

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