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DNA on Trial

Paul R., M.D. Billings

DNA on Trial

Genetic Identification and Criminal Justice

by Paul R., M.D. Billings

  • 322 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forensic Medicine,
  • Forensic science,
  • Genetics (non-medical),
  • Criminal Evidence And Analysis,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • DNA fingerprinting,
  • Evidence, Expert,
  • Reference

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11215137M
    ISBN 100879693991
    ISBN 109780879693992

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DNA on Trial by Paul R., M.D. Billings Download PDF EPUB FB2

Throughout, examples of how DNA has proven vital to famous cases, such as the World Trade Center bombing, are included. A chapter on some of the problems with DNA testing, such as proper training of technicians, concludes the book.

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DNA on trial. [Tina Kafka] -- Discusses the use of DNA by forensic scientist, the constitutional rights of individuals, and the controversy surrounding the process. Gene technology: views of its criminal justice applications / Paul R.

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Using Forensic DNA Evidence at Trial: A Case Study Approach covers the most common DNA analysis methods used in criminal trials today, including STR techniques, mitochondrial DNA, and Y-STRs.

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