Daily Archives: July 4, 2012

Q&A: Arthur Eisenberg on Using the Ion Torrent PGM in Forensic Science

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Since Arthur Eisenberg helped establish the first DNA paternity and forensics laboratory in the world in 1984, he has seen forensics technology evolve from restriction fragment length polymorphism, or RFLP, testing to PCR-based testing and Sanger sequencing — and, more recently, next-generation sequencing.

Grant funds could be freed up for Katie’s Law

U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton says he is hopeful more states will implement a version of “Katie’s Law,” legislation he had championed while serving local District 58 in the Colorado House of Representatives.