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Forensic DNA Tests

  • Victor W. Weedn
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    From the Office of the Armed Forces Medical Examiner, Department of Defense DNA Registry, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington, DC
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      DNA testing has revolutionized the forensic sciences. Forensic testing has continued to evolve, and now several methods are in use. The predominant methods of forensic DNA analysis are described, and their application in casework is summarized. The legal acceptance of this testing also is discussed.
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