Daily Archives: January 15, 2014

Biomarkers leave gender clues at crime scene

crime scene1Scientists in the US have unveiled details of a colorimetric assay1 that could provide an initial indication of a suspect’s gender during the on-scene stages of a forensic investigation.

A2LA gains NDIS Procedures Board Approval

MitoOn January 13, 2014, the National DNA Index System (NDIS) Procedures Board approved the designation of the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA) as an accrediting agency under the Federal DNA Identification Act (42 U.S.C. §14132).