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An Unusual Arson Case: Polymer Grains

A case example of determination of an arson accelerant by a variety of analytical techniques. Will make a good case record for an active learning class. Uses a variety of techniques, particularly chromatography and headspace analysis.The website is available here .

DNA forensics

This web site provides useful information on the applications of DNA typing in forensic science. The web site lists brief descriptions of different types of DNA profiling methods. The site also offers case examples demonstrating the utilization of DNA typing, as well as a section dealing with ethics, legalities and social concerns. The site also contains an…

Short Tandem Repeat DNA Internet DataBase

This website contains comprehensive information relating to forensic DNA analysis. It has material from introductory to advanced level on forensic DNA technology. Provides general information on DNA markers that are of interest to human identification. Site contains both introductory to in-depth discussions of short tandem repeats (STRs) and other DNA markers currently used by…
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