HUMTH01 (TC11) and HUMFESFPS (FES) alleles distribution in a South West Swiss population

  • F. Grange
  • N. Dimo-Simonin
  • C. Brandt-Casadevall
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DNA typing of Short Tandem Repeat (STR) by Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) is a powerful tool in forensic medicine. However, it is essential that the distribution of STR’s alleles be studied throughout a variety of sub-populations to discover possible variations.


Caucasian Population Short Tandem Repeat Forensic Medicine Allele Distribution Short Tandem Repeat Locus 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Grange
    • 1
  • N. Dimo-Simonin
    • 1
  • C. Brandt-Casadevall
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut Universitaire de Médecine LégaleLausanneSwitzerland

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