Forensics: inside the bone lab

We head inside a new mitochondrial DNA bone lab to find out how this new technique is solving old crimes
By AG STAFF June 23, 2015 Reading Time: < 1 Print this page

The NSW Health Pathology’s Forensic and Analytical Science Service (FASS) recently launched a specialist mitochondrial DNA facility. Very old human remains, previously too decomposed to contain useful DNA, can now be identified using new techniques.

Read the full story in #127 of Australian Geographic