Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2006, $95,000)
Coverdell funds are to be used to improve the quality and timeliness of forensic science and medical examiner services and/or to eliminate backlogs in the analysis of forensic evidence, including controlled substances, firearms examination, forensic pathology, latent prints, questioned documents, toxicology, and trace evidence.
- Quantifying the accuracy of low-quality DNA sample analysis from genotyping to genealogical searching and integration as a bioinformatic pipeline
- Prevalence Estimation of Co-occurring Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders in Juvenile Facilities
- Expanding and validating microbiome database for estimating the postmortem interval