Genetics as it applies to evolution, molecular biology, and medical aspects.
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Can you use a blood test (to determine someone's ABO blood group) to establish conclusively that a given man has fathered a particular child?
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Definitely not. you can only exclude his parenthood.
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agreed. you will get answers like "It is possible that the man is the father" or "It is impossible that the man is the father".
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