Daily Archives: November 17, 2010

Cops used DNA from face mask to ID double-slaying suspect

Chicago Breaking News Center
Police used DNA analysis of a mask, a state ID card and a cell phone to tie a man to the February slaying of a woman and her boyfriend in the Gresham neighborhood, prosecutors said today.

QIAGEN launches free iPhone and iPad app

Hilden, Germany, and Germantown, MD – November 16th, 2010 – Today QIAGEN launched the free QIAGEN App, an application that can be used on iPhone and iPad mobile devices with tables of commonly used lab buffers and solutions as well as a variety of conversion and dilution calculators, all aimed at easing scientists’ daily work.

Mother of mummified babies was B.C. woman

CBC News
DNA testing has solved one of the mysteries surrounding the mummified remains of two babies found in a steamer trunk in the storage room of a Los Angeles apartment building.