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Forensic biology

Author: Richard Li
Publisher: Boca Raton : CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Li
ISBN: 9781439889701 1439889708
OCLC Number: 884500390
Description: xxi, 545 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Crime scene investigation of biological evidence --
Crime scene bloodstain pattern analysis --Forensic biology : a subdiscipline of forensic science --
Sources of biological evidence --
Nucleic acid extraction --
DNA quantitation --
Amplification by polymerase chain reaction --
DNA electrophoresis --
Detection methods --
Serology concepts --
Serology techniques : past, current, and future. --
Identification of blood --
Species identification --
Identification of semen --
Identification of saliva --
Identification of vaginal secretions and menstrual blood --
Identification of urine, sweat, fecal matter, and vomitus --
Blood group typing and protein profiling --
Variable number tandem repeat profiling --
Autosomal short tandem repeat profiling --
Sex chromosome haplotyping and gender identification --
Single nucleotide polymorphism profiling --
Mitochondrial DNA profiling --
Forensic DNA databases : tools for crime investigations --
Evaluation of the strength of forensic DNA profiling results --
Quality assurance and quality control.
Responsibility: Richard Li, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, New York, USA.
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