Discrepancies between forensic DNA databases
2011 (English)In: Forensic Science International: Genetics, Supplement Series, ISSN 1875-1768, Vol. 3, no 1, e135-e136 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
In this study we present a comprehensive statistical comparison between a number of reference databases used in Sweden and two databases of DNA profiles from casework. Our results show no substantial differences with respect to various measurements of overall discrepancies but reveal significant differences for individual alleles at several loci.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Elsevier, 2011. Vol. 3, no 1, e135-e136 p.
DNA profile; Forensic database; Discrepancy; Sweden
National CategoryNatural Sciences
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-72739DOI: 10.1016/j.fsigss.2011.08.068OAI: oai:DiVA.org:liu-72739DiVA: diva2:461924