Daily Archives: September 25, 2013

Identa DNA Launches at the Annual Toronto Fraud Forum in Toronto

Personal Asset solutionsIdenta-DNA Corp. is pleased to announce the launch of its long awaited DNA forensic solution at the Annual Toronto Fraud Forum in Toronto on September 25th, 2013. It is a Patented DNA Forensic solution designed to protect personal property and valuable items and to assist in their recovery should they be stolen.

2013 International Symposium on Human Identification (ISHI) Presenters to Share Emerging Rapid DNA Analysis, Next Generation Sequencing and Best Practice Forensic DNA Techniques

Promega solMADISON, Wis.–(EON: Enhanced Online News)–Join more than 800 DNA analysts, members of law enforcement and other DNA professionals to learn about emerging forensic DNA practices at the 24th International Symposium on Human Identification (ISHI).

DNA matches for skeletons found in Oklahoma’s Foss Lake could take years

Foss LakeThe cars match. The stories match. But it could take years to scientifically identify the six bodies discovered on the bottom of an Oklahoma lake.
The skeletons sat under about 12 feet of water until state police divers spotted a pair of old cars in Foss Lake.

Court rejects ex-prisoner’s DNA sample challenge

MitoAn ex-prisoner has lost a legal challenge at the High Court against a request by police for him to provide DNA samples.
The man, known as R, had argued that the request infringed his human rights.

GBI DNA database continues to grow

DNA sampleThe DNA Database at the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) crime lab or CODIS (Combined DNA Index System) has reached over 3,500 hits to unsolved cases. The total number of hits is now 3,555.