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Call for Newsletter Articles

We would like to invite short articles, news, announcements, events, and in depth commentaries for the upcoming FSSGH Newsletter (Volume 2). If you would like to see our previous publications, please visit our Newsletter page. Please see submission guidelines below. Guidelines All submissions should be in WORD format and should be related to forensic science… Continue reading Call for Newsletter Articles

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Counting the cost: setting up a national forensic DNA database in Africa — Scientect

Forensic DNA databases can assist the police in identifying unknown perpetrators of specific types of crime such as rape and murder. Unknown serial offenders can also be identified with the assistance of the database. The potential contributions of national DNA databases to public safety have been recognised in most developed and some middle-income countries where high… Continue reading Counting the cost: setting up a national forensic DNA database in Africa — Scientect