genetic fingerprinting

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DNA fingerprinting


n.
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.
[1985–90]
DNA fingerprint,

n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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"
Translations
genetikai ujjlenyomat

genetic fingerprinting

[dʒɪˈnɛtɪkˈfɪŋgəˌprɪntɪŋ] nrilevamento delle impronte genetiche
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KARACHI: Sindh has finally established its first ever Forensic DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid) and Serology
KARACHI -- Sindh has finally established its first ever Forensic DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid) and Serology Laboratory with Sindh government's support of Rs.22o million besides the relevant assistance of International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS).
Dr Panjwani Center for Molecular Medicine and Drug Research (PCMD), University of Karachi (UoK) has successfully established a modern Forensic DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid) and Serology Laboratory at the Jamil-ur-Rahman Center for Genome Research of PCMD.
KARACHI -- Dr Panjwani Center for Molecular Medicine and Drug Research (PCMD), University of Karachi (UoK) has successfully established a modern Forensic DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid) and Serology Laboratory at the Jamil-ur-Rahman Center for Genome Research of PCMD.
Robert Ace Barbers is again pushing for the institutionalization of a national forensic DNA database in the country.
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In a statement, she said she plans to complete a detailed inventory of sexual assault kits with police departments and hospitals in Missouri within six months, then tackle forensic DNA testing and the development of an electronic tracking system for the kits.
Forensic DNA work has begun on identifying the remains but it may take six months to identify the victims.

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