[DNA profiling for identification purposes].

  title={[DNA profiling for identification purposes].},
  author={Sidsel Rogde},
  journal={Tidsskrift for den Norske laegeforening : tidsskrift for praktisk medicin, ny raekke},
  volume={113 27},
  • Sidsel Rogde
  • Published 1993 in
    Tidsskrift for den Norske laegeforening…
DNA "fingerprinting" was described for the first time in 1985, and since then DNA profiling has been used increasingly to identify the origin of biological material, such as blood and semen stains. The method is also used in cases of disputed paternity and to help identify dead bodies. In this article we review the methods and their practical use, and… CONTINUE READING