UNIT 14.5 RFLP Analysis of Forensic DNA Samples with Single-Locus VNTR Genetic Markers
Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
Copyright © 2003 by John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Lab Protocol Title
Current Protocols in Human Genetics
How to Cite
Bing, D. H. and Bieber, F. R. 2001. RFLP Analysis of Forensic DNA Samples with Single-Locus VNTR Genetic Markers. Current Protocols in Human Genetics. 18:14.5:14.5.1–14.5.19.
- Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
- Published Print: AUG 1998
This unit covers the many and varied methods for extracting DNA from such diverse specimens as blood, tissue, stamps and envelopes, and cigarette butts, among others. Modifications to the methods that allow the DNA to be used for either PCR or Southern blotbased analyses are also included.