The impact of investigative genetic genealogy: perceptions of UK professional and public stakeholders
Publication date: Available online 2 August 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): G. Samuel, D. Kennett (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - August 3, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

On the suppression of Forensic Science International: Genetics from the 2019 Journal Citations Report
Publication date: Available online 28 July 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Angel Carracedo, John M. Butler, Leonor Gusmao, Adrian Linacre, Walther Parson, Peter M. Schneider, Peter M. Vallone, Marielle Vennemann (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - August 3, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Overcoming the undetected inhibition of bone DNA extracts obtained by total demineralization
Publication date: Available online 31 July 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Victor G. Saragoni, Roberto Ch. Celis, Marisol Intriago, Angela A. Melillán-Sanzana, Patricio Reyes, Lourdes Prieto, Peter Gill (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - August 1, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

How can courts take into account the uncertainty in a likelihood ratio?
Publication date: Available online 30 July 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Duncan Taylor, David Balding (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - July 31, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

On the suppression of FSI genetics from the 2019 journal citations report
Publication date: Available online 28 July 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Angel Carracedo, John M. Butler, Leonor Gusmao, Adrian Linacre, Walther Parson, Peter M. Schneider, Peter M. Vallone, Marielle Vennemann (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - July 29, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Nonidentical Amelogenin genotypes in an elderly male individual due to nonhomogeneous somatic mosaicism
Publication date: Available online 24 July 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Soon Hee Kim, Myeong Jin Park, Na Yeon Kim, Young Eun Kim, Dong Ho Choi (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - July 26, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Detection of five specified menstrual fluid mRNA markers over the uterine cycle
Publication date: Available online 25 July 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Patricia P. Albani, Jayshree Patel, Rachel I. Fleming (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - July 26, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Assessing the impact of using conventional swabs on the ANDE 6C Arrestee Biochip
Publication date: Available online 25 July 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): April M. Manzella, Lilliana I. Moreno (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - July 26, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Classification of STR allelic variation using massively parallel sequencing and assessment of flanking region power
Publication date: Available online 15 July 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Laurence Devesse, Lucinda Davenport, Lisa Borsuk, Katherine Gettings, Gabriella Mason-Buck, Peter M. Vallone, Denise Syndercombe Court, David Ballard (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - July 15, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Determination of Human Identity from Anopheles stephensi Mosquito Blood Meals Using Direct Amplification and Massively Parallel Sequencing
Publication date: Available online 11 July 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Shayna L. Gray, Teresa M. Tiedge, Joann M. Butkus, Tyler J. Earp, Scott E. Lindner, Reena Roy (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - July 12, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Variability and Additivity of Read Counts for aSTRs in NGS DNA Profiles
Publication date: Available online 11 July 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Kevin Cheng, Jessica Skillman, Stephanie Hickey, Rebecca Just, Lilliana Moreno, Jo-Anne Bright, Hannah Kelly, Meng-Han Lin, James M. Curran, John Buckleton (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - July 12, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

DNA transfer to firearms in alternative realistic handling scenarios
Publication date: Available online 10 July 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Annica Gosch, Jan Euteneuer, Johanna Preuß-Wössner, Cornelius Courts (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - July 12, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Forensic DNA testing during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic
Publication date: Available online 10 July 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Maria Corazon A. De Ungria (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - July 12, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

A quantitative method for selecting a hair for nulear DNA analysis
Publication date: Available online 9 July 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Maria Lawas, Linda M. Otterstatter, Luisa V. Forger, Jade E. Gray, Joseph Donfack (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - July 11, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Performance of a method for weighting a range in the number of contributors in probabilistic genotyping
Publication date: Available online 9 July 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Catherine McGovern, Kevin Cheng, Hannah Kelly, Anne Ciecko, Duncan Taylor, John S. Buckleton, Jo-Anne Bright (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - July 11, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Rapid DNA for crime scene use: Enhancements and data needed to consider use on forensic evidence for State and National DNA Databasing – An agreed position statement by ENFSI, SWGDAM and the Rapid DNA Crime Scene Technology Advancement Task Group
Publication date: Available online 8 July 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Douglas R. Hares, Alexander Kneppers, Anthony J. Onorato, Shazia Kahn (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - July 10, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

The landscape of persistent human DNA viruses in femoral bone
Publication date: Available online 8 July 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Mari Toppinen, Diogo Pratas, Elina Väisänen, Maria Söderlund-Venermo, Klaus Hedman, Maria F. Perdomo, Antti Sajantila (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - July 10, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Mutational data and population profiling of 23 Y-STRs in three Brazilian populations
Publication date: Available online 8 July 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Isabela Brunelli Ambrosio, Danilo Faustino Braganholi, Larissa Barros Muniz Orlando, Natalia Carolina Andrekenas, Isabel da Mota Pontes, Dayse Aparecida da Silva, Spartaco Astolfi-Filho, Elizeu Fagundes de Carvalho, Regina Maria Barretto Cicarelli, Leonor Gusmão (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - July 10, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Are low LRs reliable?
Publication date: Available online 8 July 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): John S. Buckleton, Simone N. Pugh, Jo-Anne Bright, Duncan A Taylor, James M. Curran, Maarten Kruijver, Peter Gill, Bruce Budowle, Kevin Cheng (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - July 9, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Factors affecting DNA recovery from cartridge cases
Publication date: Available online 3 July 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Linda Jansson, Christina Forsberg, Yasmine Akel, Charlotte Dufva, Carina Ansell, Ricky Ansell, Johannes Hedman (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - July 4, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Identification of five types of forensic body fluids based on stepwise discriminant analysis
Publication date: Available online 30 June 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Hongxia He, Na Han, Chengjie Ji, Yixia Zhao, Hu Sheng, Qinglan Kong, Jian Ye, Anquan Ji, Qifan Sun (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - July 2, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Predicting haplogroups using a versatile machine learning program (PredYMaLe) on a new mutationally balanced 32 Y-STR multiplex (CombYplex): unlocking the full potential of the human STR mutation rate spectrum to estimate forensic parameters
Publication date: Available online 29 June 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Caroline Bouakaze, Franklin Delehelle, Nancy Saenz-Oyhéréguy, Stéphanie Schiavinato, Andreia Moreira, Myriam Croze, Solène Delon, Cesar Fortes-Lima, Morgane Gibert, Louis Bujan, Eric Huyghe, Gil Bellis, Rosario Calderon, Candela Lucia Hernández, Efren Avendaño-Tamayo, Gabriel Bedoya, Antonio Salas, Stéphane Mazières, Jacques Charioni, Florence Migot-Nabias (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - June 30, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

The Y-chromosomal haplotype and haplogroup distribution of modern Switzerland still reflects the alpine divide as a geographical barrier for human migration
Publication date: Available online 21 June 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Martin Zieger, Silvia Utz (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - June 23, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

STRinNGS v2.0: Improved tool for analysis and reporting of STR sequencing data
Publication date: Available online 20 June 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Carina Grøntved Jønck, Xiaoqin Qian, Halimureti Simayijiang, Claus Børsting (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - June 21, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Development and validation of the VISAGE AmpliSeq Basic Tool to predict appearance and ancestry from DNA
Publication date: Available online 20 June 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Catarina Xavier, Maria de la Puente, Ana Mosquera-Miguel, Ana Freire-Aradas, Vivian Kalamara, Athina Vidaki, Theresa E. Gross, Andrew Revoir, Ewelina Pośpiech, Ewa Kartasińska, Magdalena Spólnicka, Wojciech Branicki, Carole E. Ames, Peter M. Schneider, Carsten Hohoff, Manfred Kayser, Christopher Phillips, Walther Parson, on behalf of the VISAGE Consortium (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - June 21, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

A newly devised multiplex assay of novel polymorphic non-CODIS STRs as a valuable tool for forensic application
Publication date: Available online 20 June 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Jiashuo Zhang, Jingyi Zhang, Ruiyang Tao, Lei Jiang, Liqin Chen, Xuebo Li, Chengtao Li, Suhua Zhang (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - June 21, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Forensic evaluation of the Asia Pacific ancestry-informative MAPlex assay
Publication date: Available online 20 June 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): C. Xavier, M. de la Puente, C. Phillips, M. Eduardoff, A. Heidegger, A. Mosquera-Miguel, A. Freire-Aradas, R. Lagace, S. Wootton, D. Power, W. Parson, M.V. Lareu, R. Daniel (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - June 21, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Noninvasive prenatal paternity testing by target sequencing microhaps
Publication date: Available online 20 June 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Xueling Ou, Ning Qu (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - June 21, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Corrigendum to “PIMA: A population informative multiplex for the Americas” [Forensic Sci. Int.: Genet. 44 (2020) 102200]
Publication date: September 2020Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics, Volume 48Author(s): C. Carvalho Gontijo, L.G. Porras-Hurtado, A. Freire-Aradas, M. Fondevila, C. Santos, A. Salas, J. Henao, C. Isaza, L. Beltrán, V. Nogueira Silbiger, A. Castillo, A. Ibarra, F. Moreno Chavez, J. Söchtig, Y. Ruiz, G. Barreto, F. Rondon, W. Zabala, L. Borjas, S.F. de Oliveira (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - June 21, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Species assignment in forensics and the challenge of hybrids
Publication date: Available online 17 June 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Antonio Amorim, Filipe Pereira, Cíntia Alves, Oscar García (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - June 18, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Identification of nasal mucosa markers for forensic mRNA body fluid determination
Publication date: September 2020Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics, Volume 48Author(s): Olivia Chirnside, Anna Lemalu, Rachel Fleming (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - June 18, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

A comprehensive study of allele drop-in over an extended period of time
Publication date: Available online 16 June 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): David Moore, Tim Clayton, Jim Thomson (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - June 18, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Editorial Board
Publication date: July 2020Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics, Volume 47Author(s): (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - June 15, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Insights on hair, skin and eye color of ancient and contemporary Native Americans
Publication date: Available online 11 June 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Thássia Mayra Telles Carratto, Letícia Marcorin, Guilherme Debortoli, Tábita Hünemeier, Heather Norton, Esteban Juan Parra, Erick C. Castelli, Celso Teixeira Mendes (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - June 13, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

The use of Bayesian Networks and simulation methods to identify the variables impacting the value of evidence assessed under activity level propositions in stabbing cases
Publication date: Available online 11 June 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Lydie Samie, Christophe Champod, Duncan Taylor, Franco Taroni (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - June 13, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Development and optimization of the VISAGE basic prototype tool for forensic age estimation
Publication date: Available online 6 June 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): A. Heidegger, C. Xavier, H. Niederstätter, M. de la Puente, E. Pośpiech, A. Pisarek, M. Kayser, W. Branicki, W. Parson, on behalf of the VISAGE Consortium (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - June 7, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Characterization of genetic polymorphisms in Nigerians residing in Guangzhou using massively parallel sequencing
Publication date: Available online 5 June 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Riga Wu, Dan Peng, Han Ren, Ran Li, Haixia Li, Nana Wang, Xuefeng Shen, Erwen Huang, Yinming Zhang, Hongyu Sun (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - June 7, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

An examination of STR nomenclatures, filters and models for MPS mixture interpretation
Publication date: Available online 4 June 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Øyvind Bleka, Rebecca Just, Jennifer Le, Peter Gill (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - June 6, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

DNA Commission of the International Society of Forensic Genetics (ISFG): Recommendations on the Interpretation of Y-STR results in Forensic Analysis
Publication date: Available online 4 June 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Lutz Roewer, Mikkel Meyer Andersen, Jack Ballantyne, John M. Butler, Amke Caliebe, Daniel Corach, Maria Eugenia D’Amato, Leonor Gusmão, Yiping Hou, Peter de Knijff, Walther Parson, Mechthild Prinz, Peter M. Schneider, Duncan Taylor, Marielle Vennemann, Sascha Willuweit (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - June 6, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Differentiation of Asian population samples using the Illumina ForenSeq kit
Publication date: Available online 1 June 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Anantharaman Ramani, Bing Hong Shue, Si Zhen Tan, Wong Yongxun, Syn Christopher (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - June 3, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Identification of nasal mucosa markers for forensic mRNA body fluid identification
Publication date: Available online 31 May 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Olivia Chirnside, Anna Lemalu, Rachel Fleming (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - June 1, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Differences in DYF387S1 copy number distribution among haplogroups caused by haplogroup-specific ancestral Y-chromosome mutations
Publication date: Available online 31 May 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Haruhiko Watahiki, Koji Fujii, Takashi Fukagawa, Yusuke Mita, Tetsushi Kitayama, Natsuko Mizuno (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - June 1, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Investigating the position and level of DNA transfer to undergarments during digital sexual assault
Publication date: Available online 25 May 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Phola Ramos, Oliva Handt, Duncan Taylor (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - May 26, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Optimal Processing for Proteomic Genotyping of Single Human Hairs
Publication date: Available online 25 May 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Zachary C. Goecker, Michelle R. Salemi, Noreen Karim, Brett S. Phinney, Robert H. Rice, Glendon J. Parker (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - May 26, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Sequence-based autosomal STR characterization in four US populations using PowerSeq™ Auto/Y System
Publication date: Available online 23 May 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Deborah S.B.S. Silva, Melissa K. Scheible, Sarah F. Bailey, Christopher L. Williams, Julia S. Allwood, Rebecca S. Just, Jared Schuetter, Nicholas Skomrock, Angela Minard-Smith, Nicole Barker-Scoggins, Christopher Eichman, Kelly Meiklejohn, Seth A. Faith (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - May 25, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Age-Related Changes in Hair Shaft Protein Profiling and Genetically Variant Peptides
Publication date: Available online 22 May 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Tempest J. Plott, Noreen Karim, Blythe P. Durbin-Johnson, Dionne P. Swift, R. Scott Youngquist, Michelle Salemi, Brett S. Phinney, David M. Rocke, Michael G. Davis, Glendon J. Parker, Robert H. Rice (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - May 23, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Development of a multiplex system for the identification of forensically relevant body fluids
Publication date: Available online 19 May 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Baonian Liu, Qinrui Yang, Hang Meng, Chengchen Shao, Jieqing Jiang, Hongmei Xu, Kuan Sun, Yuxiang Zhou, Yining Yao, Zhihan Zhou, Hui Li, Yiwen Shen, Ziqin Zhao, Qiqun Tang, Jianhui Xie (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - May 21, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

A Confirmatory Test for Sperm in Sexual Assault Samples using a Microfluidic-Integrated Cell Phone Imaging System
Publication date: Available online 19 May 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Shreya Deshmukh, Fatih Inci, Merve Goksin Karaaslan, Mehmet Giray Ogut, Derek Duncan, Leonard Klevan, George Duncan, Utkan Demirci (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - May 21, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

An Efficient and eco-friendly workflow for dual fingermark processing and STR profiling
Publication date: Available online 19 May 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Yinon Harush-Brosh, Lina Mayuoni-Kirshenbaum, Yakov Mashiach, Michael Hauzer, Ido Hefetz, Ravell Bengiat, Michal Levin-Elad, Marina Faerman (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - May 19, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research

Casework Direct Kit as an alternative extraction method to enhance touch DNA samples analysis
Publication date: Available online 15 May 2020Source: Forensic Science International: GeneticsAuthor(s): Daniela de Oliveira Francisco, Luis Fernandez Lopez, Fernanda de Toledo Gonçalves, Cintia Fridman (Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics)
Source: Forensic Science International: Genetics - May 17, 2020 Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research