The Mitochondrial DNA Analysis in Forensic Identification
Shestak, V.A. & Savenkova, P.G. (2020). The mitochondrial DNA analysis in forensic identification. Jurisprudence in Russia: history and modernity: materials of the third annual youth international scientific-practical conference (28 February 2020). St. Petersburg
5 Pages Posted: 22 Apr 2020
Date Written: February 28, 2020
This paper examines the experience of foreign researchers in applying evidence based on mitochondrial DNA profiling in the process of forensic human identification. Authors compare the mitochondrial method to other DNA analysis methods and prove its importance in the crime investigation process.
Keywords: mitochondrial DNA, forensic science, human identification, forensic examination
JEL Classification: K14
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