Daily Archives: October 5, 2016

Y-Screening and Direct Amplification of Sexual Assault Evidence Kit Samples

human-and-dnaFREE Webinar on Monday, October 31, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. ET; 10:00 a.m. CT
Screening for sperm in sexual assault samples is a laborious process with limited sensitivity in comparison to male DNA detection by amplification. Direct amplification of casework samples reduces both cost (labor & reagent) as well as the for potential DNA loss during purification, a special concern with low template samples. Join us for this free, educational webinar presented by Promega and Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office.