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Gel electrophoresis

Postby Science4life » Sat Mar 28, 2009 11:53 pm

Why is 'gel electrophoresis' important for deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) testing in criminal cases?
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Re: Gel electrophoresis

Postby supaumar » Tue Mar 31, 2009 12:41 am

Not exactly sure, but I think gel electrophoresis is a method of obtaining like a DNA map. So, if you look at it from the stance of law/justice, it could be to determine if a certain piece of evidence is linked to a certain suspect, etc.

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