Advanced Topics in STR DNA Analysis


The Copenhagen Forensic Genetic Summer School – June 27-28, 2012

Instructors: Mike Coble (NIST) & Becky Hill (NIST)



Day 1:


Introduction to NIST & the Applied Genetics Group


STR Biology and Artifacts


The Value of Additional STR Markers      


Concordance Testing Comparing STR Multiplex Kits


CE Instrumentation: Theory and Application


CE Troubleshooting



Day 2:


Overview of Validation


Application of Thresholds for Interpretation


Low-Template (LT) DNA Analysis


[Return to Home Page]

Revised: 07/05/2012