Forensic Science, Medicine, and Pathology

List of Papers (Total 132)

Femur, rib, and tooth sample collection for DNA analysis in disaster victim identification (DVI)

Although much literature is available on DNA extraction from tissue samples to obtain the best possible genotyping results, to the best of our knowledge no written recommendations exist on how to excise or extract bone and tooth samples from a victim to facilitate this. Because the possibility of cross-contamination is high, especially when excising numerous samples under...