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From: Nelda Percival <>
Subject: [DNA-NEWBIE] DNA testing for criminal investigations
Date: Mon, 12 Jul 2010 10:10:50 -0500
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"To identify individuals, forensic scientists scan 13 DNA regions, or loci, that vary from person to person and use the data to create a DNA profile of that individual (sometimes called a DNA fingerprint). There is an extremely small chance that another person has the same DNA profile for a particular set of 13 regions. "
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