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Report on ISFG SNP Panel Discussion

NCJ Number
255380
Journal
Forensic Science International: Genetics: Genetics Supplement Series Volume: 1 Dated: 2008 Pages: 471-472
Author(s)
J. M. Butler; B. Budowle; P. Gill; K. K. Kidd; C. Phillips; P. M. Schneider; P. M. Vallone; N. Morling
Date Published
2008
Length
2 pages
Annotation

This article reports a panel discussion in which six scientists presented their views and experience with single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) markers, multiplexes, and methods regarding their potential application in forensic identity and relationship testing. 

Abstract

Benefits and limitations of SNPs were reviewed, as were different SNP marker categories and assays available. (publisher abstract modified)

Date Published: January 1, 2008