12. Genetics and DNA

  1. Linda L. Klepinger

Published Online: 4 NOV 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470007729.ch12

Fundamentals of Forensic Anthropology

Fundamentals of Forensic Anthropology

How to Cite

Klepinger, L. L. (2006) Genetics and DNA, in Fundamentals of Forensic Anthropology, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0470007729.ch12

Author Information

  1. Department of Anthropology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 NOV 2005
  2. Published Print: 31 MAY 2006

Book Series:

  1. Foundations of Human Biology

Book Series Editors:

  1. Matt Cartmill and
  2. Kaye Brown

Series Editor Information

  1. Department of Biological Anthropology and Anatomy, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471210061

Online ISBN: 9780470007723



  • genetics and DNA;
  • serology and Mendelian genetics;
  • forensic DNA analysis and legal consideration


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Serology and Mendelian Genetics

  • Forensic DNA Analysis

  • Legal Considerations