Abstract

Most cases of disputed paternity can be adequately resolved by testing 26 blood group, serum and enzyme systems, ev. completed by testing the HLA-System. In some cases however, the probability of paternity according to Essen-Möller is lower than 99,80%, which is the limit required by Swiss courts. In a few cases, exclusions, suggestive of a possible mutation or a null allele, make the analyses inconclusive.

Keywords

EDTA Agarose Citrate Electrophoresis Nylon 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Iten
  • R. Pflugshaupt
    • 1
  1. 1.Central LaboratoryBlood Transfusion Service SRCBern 22Switzerland

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