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Enamel rod end patterns: a preliminary study using acetate peel technique and automated biometrics

@inproceedings{Manjunath2008EnamelRE,
  title={Enamel rod end patterns: a preliminary study using acetate peel technique and automated biometrics},
  author={K Manjunath and Gopu Sriram and T. R. Saraswathi},
  year={2008}
}
Dental enamel is the highly mineralized tissue in the human body and resists post mortem degradation. Tooth prints are the enamel rod end patterns on tooth surface. In this study, acetate peal technique is used to record enamel rod end patterns on tooth surface. Microphotograph of the acetate peel imprint is subjected to biometric analysis using Verifinger standard SDK 5.0 to obtain the pattern of enamel rod ends (tooth prints). 30 extracted tooth were selected, and tooth prints were obtained… 

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