genetic fingerprinting

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DNA fingerprinting

the use of a DNA probe for the identification of an individual, as for the matching of genes from a forensic sample with those of a criminal suspect.
Also called genetic fingerprinting.
DNA fingerprint,

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Noun1.genetic fingerprinting - the procedure of analyzing the DNA in samples of a person's body tissue or body fluid for the purpose of identification
procedure, process - a particular course of action intended to achieve a result; "the procedure of obtaining a driver's license"; "it was a process of trial and error"
genetikai ujjlenyomat

genetic fingerprinting

[dʒɪˈnɛtɪkˈfɪŋgəˌprɪntɪŋ] nrilevamento delle impronte genetiche
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Dr Dagmar Heinrich, a research fellow at Huddersfield University, will speak on the utility of forensic evidence, while Dr Graham Williams, who heads the Huddersfield's Forensic Genetics Research Group, describes key features of his DNA research.
Dr Denise Syndercombe-Court, forensic genetics expert at King's College London, said: "We won't need an actual eyewitness to produce a picture of how the suspect looks.
He is a member of the Scientific Working Group on DNA Analysis Methods (SWGDAM), International Society for Forensic Genetics (ISFG) and the American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS).
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Forensic genetics and ethical, legal and social implications beyond the clinic.
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