Treatment of Bloodstains for Simultaneous Application of Serological and DNA Typing Methods

  • M. Prinz
  • T. Ohshima
  • M. Staak
  • G. Berghaus


Though the amount of stain material necessary for restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis is larger than needed for serological tests, the DNA based polymorphisms offer a higher amount of variation which can be increased almost infinitely through subsequent rehybridisation of the same sample [9].


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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Prinz
    • 1
  • T. Ohshima
    • 2
  • M. Staak
    • 1
  • G. Berghaus
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut für RechtsmedizinUniversität KölnKöln 30Germany
  2. 2.Dept. of Legal MedicineUniversity of Kanazawa School of MedicineKanazawaJapan

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