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Thisinformationcanbeusedin paternitysuits

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Unformatted text preview: ne? Suspects Profile Blood sample from crime scene Victims profile Solving Medical Problems Solving DNA profiles can be used to determine whether a particular person is the parent of a child. A childs paternity (father) and maternity(mother) can be determined. This information can be used in • Paternity suits • Inheritance cases • Immigration cases Example: A Paternity Test Example: By comparing the DNA profile of a mother and her child it is possible to identify DNA fragments in the child which are absent from the mother and must therefore have been inh...
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This document was uploaded on 03/16/2014 for the course BIO 121 at University of Florida.

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