Unformatted text preview: identified by their unique DNA pattern or fingerprint. The first person to discover the DNA fingerprint was Alec Jeffery in 1986 in England. This discovery of DNA fingerprinting has changed the way law enforcement has solved crimes through forensic science. This finding also has helped identify the victims and perpetrators at a crime scene. With DNA fingerprinting there have been many more discoveries that have helped the human population in many different positive ways....
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- Spring '11
- DNA, DNA profiling, Alec Jeffreys, Alec Jeffery