Daily Archives: May 10, 2011

Skeleton found in chimney at bank

The Advertiser Louisiana
“I’ve never done a chimney case before,” said Manhein, director of LSU’s Forensic Anthropology and Computer Enhancement Services laboratory. “I’ve done ones where bodies were found in attics, buried in concrete … pretty much everywhere else. But never in a chimney.”

US plans to enroll one million veterans for new DNA bank

BioNews
The US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced in Washington last week that the Million Veteran Program (MVP), a research project that aims to collect DNA, lifestyle and other health data from one million veterans under the care of the VA, was being rolled out nationally from 5 May 2011.

Identigene DNA Paternity Test Kit Now Available in Chain Drug Stores Throughout New York


SALT LAKE CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–
Identigene today announced that the Identigene DNA Paternity Test Kit is now available in chain drug stores and independent pharmacies throughout the state of New York, expanding sales from 260 retail locations in the New York City area to more than 1,600 stores across the state.