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Trace Microbiome: Presentations from the 2018 NIJ Forensic Science R&D Symposium

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The 2018 NIJ Forensic Science R&D Symposium featured a full day of forensic scientific sessions. The FTCoE and NIJ hosted 16 separate Forensic R&D presentations during the event.

This Symposium was recorded in its entirety at the time of the Live event in order to capture the one on one interaction with the presenter. This archive includes:

  • Developing Reliable Methods for Microbial Fingerprinting of Soil Evidence: Collection, Contamination, Storage, and Analysis - David Foran: Michigan State University
  • Evaluating the Skin Microbiome as Trace Evidence on Common Surface Types - David Carter: University of California, San Diego
  • Forensic Geosourcing Potential of the Human Microbiome - Lauren Brinkac Leone: J. Craig Venter Institute
  • Candidates of Skin Microbiomes for Human Identification - Bruce Budowle: University of North Texas Health Science Center

View the full list of presentations.

Date Created: March 5, 2018