Evaluation of skin- or sweat-characteristic mRNAs for inferring the human origin of touched contact traces.

@article{Akutsu2018EvaluationOS,
  title={Evaluation of skin- or sweat-characteristic mRNAs for inferring the human origin of touched contact traces.},
  author={Tomoko Akutsu and Ken Watanabe and Ayari Takamura and Koichi Sakurada},
  journal={Legal medicine},
  year={2018},
  volume={33},
  pages={
          36-41
        }
}

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