Forensic DNA Matching & How It Works
Your DNA is like your fingerprint in that each persons is unique to them and can then be used to determine many important facts. On the criminal investigation side, DNA matching is used to identify a person’s DNA “fingerprint”. Utilizing this information, a person can be excluded from suspicion because their DNA does not match that of the criminal evidence being used to cross-match the samples.
DNA matching technology has come a long way and is constantly being improved upon to provide increasingly accurate and detailed results. This technology can be utilized for far more than criminal investigations. Very often it’s implemented in a variety of other investigations such as private citizens doing family genetics research. Even investigative journalists, writers and private investigators may find themselves in need to verify using DNA matching.
ARCpoint Labs of Austin, TX North Collects Samples for DNA Matching from a Variety of Objects
With the improvement of analytic technologies comes the benefits of being able to extract genetic materials from a wider range of materials and locations as well as an even smaller sample sizes than ever before. The personnel of ARCpoint Labs of Austin, TX North are constantly undergoing training to keep up-to-date with the most modern methods of sample extraction and testing from both objects and individuals. Items ARCpoint Labs of Austin, TX North is able to collect samples from:
- Cigarette Butts
- Drinking Cups A
- And much more
This same touch DNA has been utilized for a wide range of matching purposes. In some cases it has been used to ultimately prove the guilt of a criminal party just as it has been used to prove the innocence of parties undergoing investigation as in the Jon Benet Ramsey case as DNA matching was finally able to exclude the parents as suspects once and for all.
Confidentiality & Accuracy Are Guaranteed by ARCpoint Labs of Austin, TX North
The matters in which DNA testing has become the go-to application for solutions are ever increasing, and they are frequently of a personal nature. Therefore, discretion becomes of a very high importance. ARCpoint Labs of Austin, TX North ensures the highest standards of confidentiality protocols are enforced to ensure the sensitive information is kept accurate and confidential at all times. With expertise in handling many types of requests and clients, you may rely upon us to keep your data secure and confidential.
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