Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2012, $1,925,000)
Funding provided through this solicitation will allow UNTCHI to continue providing these services throughout the United States to families with a missing loved one, law enforcement agencies, medical examiners and coroners. Over a 12 month period, UNTCHI has the capacity to analyze approximately 1,000 unidentified person samples and 2,500 family reference samples. A portion of the funds will be used to continue field testing of new technologies designed to increase the throughput and the amount of genetic information obtainable from human remains and family reference samples.
- Implementation of NPS Discovery – An Early Warning Systems for Novel Drug Intelligence, Surveillance, Monitoring, Response, and Forecasting using Drug Materials and Toxicology Populations in the US
- Ionic liquid-solvated near infrared dyes for detection of trace blood spatter in textiles under ambient lighting conditions
- FIRE DEBRIS INTERPRETATION USING QUANTITATIVE MEASURES OF CHROMATOGRAPHIC FEATURES IN MEDIUM RANGE IGNITABLE LIQUIDS AND THE USE OF GRAPHICAL DISPLAY TO DEMONSTRATE DATA SUFFICIENCY