Family Ties: The Use of DNA Offender Databases to Catch Offenders' Kin

@article{Greely2006FamilyTT,
  title={Family Ties: The Use of DNA Offender Databases to Catch Offenders' Kin},
  author={Henry T. Greely and Daniel P. Riordan and Nanibaa’ A. Garrison and Joanna L. Mountain},
  journal={The Journal of Law, Medicine \& Ethics},
  year={2006},
  volume={34},
  pages={248 - 262}
}
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