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NCJ Number: 221527 Find in a Library
Title: Streamlining Physical Evidence Collection and Forensic Analysis
Author(s): Randall S. Alberte
Corporate Author: Florida Gulf Coast University
Office of Research and Sponsored Programs
United States of America
Date Published: 2008
Page Count: 8
Sponsoring Agency: Florida Gulf Coast University
Fort Myers, FL 33965-6565
National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
Washington, DC 20531
National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
Rockville, MD 20849
Grant Number: 2004-LP-CX-K048
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Program/Project Description
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Florida Gulf Coast University has developed streamlined physical evidence collection and forensic analysis in two major focus research areas.
Abstract: First, in molecular tools, targeting improved methods and approaches to obtaining and characterizing trace levels and/or degraded DNA for forensic uses. Second, in analytical tools, targeting the use and development of emerging or new tools in biotechnology that could be directed at improving, streamlining, and enhancing the processing of physical evidence of a biological or chemical origin.
Main Term(s): Police management
Index Term(s): DNA fingerprinting; Evidence collection; Forensic sciences; Investigative techniques; NIJ final report; Science and Technology
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