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September 4, 2017 8:00 am
Ken Mohr and Jinhee Lee
More than six decades after the conflicts in Korea and Vietnam, historic political shifts result in a rise in ancient DNA (aDNA) collection and the need for sophisticated forensic labs to meet the needs for today’s aDNA processing techniques.
September 4, 2017 8:00 am
Ken Mohr and Jinhee Lee
More than six decades after the conflicts in Korea and Vietnam, historic political shifts result in a rise in ancient DNA (aDNA) collection and the need for sophisticated forensic labs to meet the needs for today’s aDNA processing techniques.
August 24, 2017 12:13 pm
Michelle Taylor
Police found two suicide notes saved on a floppy disk among the possessions of a deceased, previously healthy, 28-year-old man. With some pieces of the puzzle not adding up, they needed a way to confirm the victim was indeed the one who authored the notes. The police turned to forensic linguistics.
August 24, 2017 12:13 pm
Michelle Taylor
Police found two suicide notes saved on a floppy disk among the possessions of a deceased, previously healthy, 28-year-old man. With some pieces of the puzzle not adding up, they needed a way to confirm the victim was indeed the one who authored the notes. The police turned to forensic linguistics.
August 22, 2017 12:52 pm
Seth Augenstein
The Rapid DNA Act of 2017, signed into law by President Donald Trump on Friday, proposes lowering the turnaround rate of DNA entering CODIS to 90 minutes or less, directly at booking stations around the country in some situations – potentially speeding up the entire genetic screening process.
August 22, 2017 12:52 pm
Seth Augenstein
The Rapid DNA Act of 2017, signed into law by President Donald Trump on Friday, proposes lowering the turnaround rate of DNA entering CODIS to 90 minutes or less, directly at booking stations around the country in some situations – potentially speeding up the entire genetic screening process.
August 18, 2017 8:00 am
Michelle Taylor
A team of forensic linguistics experts lead by the University of Manchester’s Dr. Andrea Nini believe they have solved a longstanding mystery about a letter Abraham Lincoln may have authored.
August 18, 2017 8:00 am
Michelle Taylor
A team of forensic linguistics experts lead by the University of Manchester’s Dr. Andrea Nini believe they have solved a longstanding mystery about a letter Abraham Lincoln may have authored.
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