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Forensic Science Communications (Table of Contents, July 2000)


July 2000 - Volume 2 - Number 3


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Change in Hair Pigmentation in Children From
Birth to 5 Years in a Central European Population (Longitudinal Study)

Miroslav Prokopec, Libuše Glosová, and Douglas W. Ubelaker

Hairs, Fibers, Crime, and Evidence

Douglas W. Deedrick

Use of an X-Ray Spectral Database in Forensic Science

Dennis C. Ward

Source Attribution of a Forensic DNA Profile

Bruce Budowle, Ranajit Chakraborty, George Carmody, and
Keith L. Monson

Modification of the Stutter Position Label-Filtering Macro in the PE Biosystems Genotyper® Version 2.5 Software Package: Resolution of Stutter-Filter Back Talk

Philip T. Kinsey and Susan Hormann

Case Report: Identification of Severely Burned Bodies From a Vehicle Collision Using the Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism (RFLP) Technique

Kong Boon Lim, Primulapathi Jaya, Baktiar Kassim, Lay Hong Seah,
Yoon Hin Lee, and Ong Koh Chee

Letter From National Institute of Justice Regarding the Solicitation of Forensic Friction Ridge (Fingerprint) Examination Validation Studies

Julie Samuels

Scientific Working Groups

Dwight E. Adams and Kevin L. Lothridge

Short Tandem Repeat (STR) Interpretation Guidelines

Scientific Working Group on DNA Analysis Methods (SWGDAM)

Statistical and Population Genetics Issues Affecting the Evaluation of the Frequency of Occurrence of DNA Profiles Calculated From Pertinent Population Database(s) (February 23, 2000)

DNA Advisory Board

Quality Assurance Standards for Forensic
DNA Testing Laboratories (July 1998)

DNA Advisory Board

Quality Assurance Standards for Convicted Offender
DNA Databasing Laboratories (April 1999)

DNA Advisory Board

FBI Laboratory Updates Forensic Handbook

Sally A. Schehl

Training Update

Planning Underway for FY2001 Specialized
Forensic Science Training Program

Jane M. Homeyer

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