Journal of Forensic Sciences

Cover image for Vol. 53 Issue 1

January 2008

Volume 53, Issue 1

Pages 5–258

  1. Editorial

    1. Top of page
    2. Editorial
    3. Anthropology
    4. Criminalistics
    5. General
    6. Odontology
    7. Pathology and Biology
    8. Toxicology
    9. Correspondence
    10. Erratum
    11. Book Reviews
    12. For the Records
    1. President’s Editorial—Fostering Advancements in Forensic Science (page 5)

      Bruce A. Goldberger

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00639.x

  2. Anthropology

    1. Top of page
    2. Editorial
    3. Anthropology
    4. Criminalistics
    5. General
    6. Odontology
    7. Pathology and Biology
    8. Toxicology
    9. Correspondence
    10. Erratum
    11. Book Reviews
    12. For the Records
    1. Technical Note

      Symposium on Border Crossing Deaths: Introduction (pages 6–7)

      Bruce E. Anderson and Bruce O. Parks

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00608.x

    2. Papers

    3. Demographic Change and Forensic Identification: Problems in Metric Identification of Hispanic Skeletons (pages 21–28)

      M. Katherine Spradley, Richard L. Jantz, Alan Robinson and Fredy Peccerelli

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00614.x

    4. Identifying Southwest Hispanics Using Nonmetric Traits and the Cultural Profile (pages 29–33)

      Walter H. Birkby, Todd W. Fenton and Bruce E. Anderson

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00611.x

    5. Skull-Photo Superimposition and Border Deaths: Identification Through Exclusion and the Failure to Exclude (pages 34–40)

      Todd W. Fenton, Amber N. Heard and Norman J. Sauer

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00624.x

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      Sexual Dimorphism in America: Geometric Morphometric Analysis of the Craniofacial Region (pages 54–57)

      Erin H. Kimmerle, Ann Ross and Dennis Slice

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00627.x

    7. Technical Notes

      Stature Estimation Based on Dimensions of the Bony Pelvis and Proximal Femur (pages 65–68)

      Carolyn L. Giroux and Daniel J. Wescott

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00598.x

  3. Criminalistics

    1. Top of page
    2. Editorial
    3. Anthropology
    4. Criminalistics
    5. General
    6. Odontology
    7. Pathology and Biology
    8. Toxicology
    9. Correspondence
    10. Erratum
    11. Book Reviews
    12. For the Records
    1. Papers

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      Characterization of 26 MiniSTR Loci for Improved Analysis of Degraded DNA Samples (pages 73–80)

      Carolyn R. Hill, Margaret C. Kline, Michael D. Coble and John M. Butler

      Version of Record online: 14 NOV 2007 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2008.00595.x

    2. Forensic Utility of the Mitochondrial Hypervariable Region 1 of Domestic Dogs, in Conjunction with Breed and Geographic Information (pages 81–89)

      Andrea L. Himmelberger, Theresa F. Spear, Jessica A. Satkoski, Debra A. George, Wendy T. Garnica, Venkat S. Malladi, David G. Smith, Kristen M. Webb, Marc W. Allard and Sreetharan Kanthaswamy

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00615.x

    3. Stable Isotope Analysis of Human Hair and Nail Samples: The Effects of Storage on Samples (pages 95–99)

      Isla Fraser, Wolfram Meier-Augenstein and Robert M. Kalin

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00607.x

    4. Identification of Colorants in Pigmented Pen Inks by Laser Desorption Mass Spectrometry (pages 100–106)

      Kaitlin Papson, Sylwia Stachura, Luke Boralsky and John Allison

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00599.x

    5. Direct Identification of Various Copper Phthalocyanine Pigments in Automotive Paints and Paint Smears by Laser Desorption Ionization Mass Spectrometry (pages 107–115)

      Tadashi Mukai, Hiroyuki Nakazumi, Shin-ichirou Kawabata, Masaru Kusatani, Seita Nakai and Sadao Honda

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00626.x

    6. The Characterization of Automobile Body Fillers (pages 116–124)

      Sara C. McNorton, Guy W. Nutter and Jay A. Siegel

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00617.x

    7. Technical Notes

      Internal Validation of the AmpFlSTR Yfiler™ Amplification Kit for Use in Forensic Casework (pages 125–134)

      Ann Marie Gross, Amy A. Liberty, Megan M. Ulland and Jacquelyn K. Kuriger

      Version of Record online: 14 NOV 2007 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2008.00591.x

    8. Quantifiler™ Observations of Relevance to Forensic Casework (pages 135–141)

      Irene Koukoulas, Fiona E. O’Toole, Peta Stringer and Roland A. H. Van Oorschot

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00616.x

    9. Mitochondrial DNA Control Region Polymorphism in the Population of Alagoas State, North-Eastern Brazil (pages 142–146)

      Adriana B.G. Barbosa, Luiz Antonio F. da Silva, Dalmo A. Azevedo, Valdir Q. Balbino and Luiz Mauricio-da-Silva

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00619.x

    10. Enhancement of Microcrystalline Identification of γ-Hydroxybutyrate (pages 147–150)

      Mathieu P. Elie, Mark G. Baron and Jason W. Birkett

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00620.x

    11. Positive Identification of the Principal Component of a White Powder as Scopolamine by Quantitative One-Dimensional and Two-Dimensional NMR Techniques (pages 151–161)

      Terry J. Henderson, David B. Cullinan, Richard J. Lawrence and Jonathan M. Oyler

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00606.x

    12. GSR2005—Continuity of the ENFSI Proficiency Test on Identification of GSR by SEM/EDX (pages 162–167)

      Ludwig Niewoehner, Jan Andrasko, Jan Biegstraaten, Lawrence Gunaratnam, Sylvia Steffen, Steffen Uhlig and Sabine Antoni

      Version of Record online: 14 NOV 2007 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2008.00594.x

    13. Selection of an Adhesive Tape Suitable for Forensic Fiber Sampling (pages 168–171)

      Kris De Wael, Fabrice G. C. S. J. Gason and Christiaan A. V. Baes

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00628.x

  4. General

    1. Top of page
    2. Editorial
    3. Anthropology
    4. Criminalistics
    5. General
    6. Odontology
    7. Pathology and Biology
    8. Toxicology
    9. Correspondence
    10. Erratum
    11. Book Reviews
    12. For the Records
    1. Papers

      Variables Influencing Victim Selection in Genocide (pages 172–177)

      Debra A. Komar

      Version of Record online: 14 NOV 2007 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2008.00590.x

    2. Evaluation of the NITV CVSA (pages 183–193)

      Harry Hollien, James D. Harnsberger, Camilo A. Martin and Kevin A. Hollien

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00596.x

  5. Odontology

    1. Top of page
    2. Editorial
    3. Anthropology
    4. Criminalistics
    5. General
    6. Odontology
    7. Pathology and Biology
    8. Toxicology
    9. Correspondence
    10. Erratum
    11. Book Reviews
    12. For the Records
    1. Technical Note

      An Integrated Technique for the Analysis of Skin Bite Marks (pages 194–198)

      Herman Bernitz, Johanna H. Owen, Willie F. P. van Heerden and Tore Solheim

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00618.x

  6. Pathology and Biology

    1. Top of page
    2. Editorial
    3. Anthropology
    4. Criminalistics
    5. General
    6. Odontology
    7. Pathology and Biology
    8. Toxicology
    9. Correspondence
    10. Erratum
    11. Book Reviews
    12. For the Records
    1. Papers

      The Suicide Mortality Rates between 1997–1998 and 2000–2001 in Nantou County of Taiwan Following the Earthquake of September 21 in 1999 (pages 199–202)

      Yung-Po Liaw, Po-Wen Wang, Chiu-Chin Huang, Chia-Ming Chang and Wen-Chung Lee

      Version of Record online: 14 NOV 2007 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2008.00592.x

    2. Case Reports

      Investigation of Homicides Interred in Concrete—The Los Angeles Experience (pages 203–207)

      Carla Toms, Christopher B. Rogers and Lakshmanan Sathyavagiswaran

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00600.x

    3. Virtual Autopsy and Forensic Anthropology of a Mummified Fetus: A Report of One Case (pages 208–212)

      Fabrice Dedouit, Céline Guilbeau-Frugier, Norbert Telmon, David Gainza, Philippe Otal, Francis Joffre and Daniel Rougé

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00602.x

    4. Caddisflies Assist with Homicide Case: Determining a Postmortem Submersion Interval Using Aquatic Insects (pages 219–221)

      John R. Wallace, Richard W. Merritt, Ryan Kimbirauskas, M. Eric Benbow and Mollie McIntosh

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00605.x

  7. Toxicology

    1. Top of page
    2. Editorial
    3. Anthropology
    4. Criminalistics
    5. General
    6. Odontology
    7. Pathology and Biology
    8. Toxicology
    9. Correspondence
    10. Erratum
    11. Book Reviews
    12. For the Records
    1. Case Reports

      Oral Abuse of Fentanyl Patches (Duragesic®): Seven Case Reports (pages 222–225)

      Karen L. Woodall, Teri L. Martin and Barry A. McLellan

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00597.x

    2. A Fatal Case of Suspected Anaphylaxis with Cefoperazone and Sulbactam: LC-MS Analysis (pages 226–231)

      Kenji Tsujikawa, Kenji Kuwayama, Hajime Miyaguchi, Tatsuyuki Kanamori, Yuko Iwata, Hiroyuki Inoue and Tohru Kishi

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00601.x

    3. Inhalant Abuse Detection and Evaluation in Young Tunisians (pages 232–237)

      Radhouane Chakroun, Fayçal Faidi, Abderrazek Hedhili, Kaouther Charbaji, Habib Nouaigui and Mohamed Ben Laiba

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00623.x

  8. Correspondence

    1. Top of page
    2. Editorial
    3. Anthropology
    4. Criminalistics
    5. General
    6. Odontology
    7. Pathology and Biology
    8. Toxicology
    9. Correspondence
    10. Erratum
    11. Book Reviews
    12. For the Records
    1. Commentary on: (page 238)

      John D. DeHaan

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00637.x

  9. Erratum

    1. Top of page
    2. Editorial
    3. Anthropology
    4. Criminalistics
    5. General
    6. Odontology
    7. Pathology and Biology
    8. Toxicology
    9. Correspondence
    10. Erratum
    11. Book Reviews
    12. For the Records
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      Erratum (page 239)

      Laurel J. Farrell

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00638.x

      This article corrects:

      Recommendations for Toxicological Investigation of Drug Impaired Driving*

      Vol. 52, Issue 5, 1214–1218, Version of Record online: 3 AUG 2007

  10. Book Reviews

    1. Top of page
    2. Editorial
    3. Anthropology
    4. Criminalistics
    5. General
    6. Odontology
    7. Pathology and Biology
    8. Toxicology
    9. Correspondence
    10. Erratum
    11. Book Reviews
    12. For the Records
    1. Review of: Contrast: An Investigator's Basic Reference Guide to Fingerprint Identification Concepts, 2nd edition (page 240)

      Robert C. Gaffney and Monica J. Szatkowski

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00635.x

    2. Review of: Handbook of Forensic Pathology, 2nd edition (pages 241–242)

      J. Keith Pinckard

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00636.x

    3. Review of: Forensic Entomology: An Introduction (pages 243–244)

      Neal H. Haskell

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00629.x

  11. For the Records

    1. Top of page
    2. Editorial
    3. Anthropology
    4. Criminalistics
    5. General
    6. Odontology
    7. Pathology and Biology
    8. Toxicology
    9. Correspondence
    10. Erratum
    11. Book Reviews
    12. For the Records
    1. AMPFlSTR® Identifiler™ STR Allele Frequencies in Tanzania, Africa (pages 245–247)

      Bryan W. Forward, Mark W. Eastman, Thomas B. Nyambo and Ruth E. Ballard

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00640.x

    2. Y Chromosome STR Haplotypes and Allele Frequencies in a Southern Indian Male Population (pages 248–251)

      William E. Frank, Heather C. Ralph and Mohammad A. Tahir

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00633.x

    3. Population Genetic Study of 15 STR Loci in a Chinese Population (pages 252–253)

      Ga Liao, Tingting Liu, Binwu Ying, Lei Sun, Yi Zou, Zhengrong Wang, Hong Fan and Fuqiang Wen

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00632.x

    4. Genetic Data Analysis of Nine STRs in Two Caribbean Colombian Populations: César and Guajira (pages 254–255)

      Beatriz Martínez, Juan José Builes and Luis Caraballo

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00631.x

    5. Population Data of 10 Y-chromosomal STR Loci in Cebu Province, Central Visayas (Philippines) (pages 256–258)

      Jazelyn M. Salvador, Kristina A. Tabbada and Maria Corazon A. De Ungria

      Version of Record online: 11 FEB 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2007.00630.x

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