Using the human microbiome to decipher crime scene traces
14 September 2020
By applying next generation sequencing (NGS) technologies to analyse the genomes of microorganisms that live in and/or on different parts of the human body, forensic investigators are now able to deduce the string of events that took place at a crime scene – all from tiny biological traces perpetrators left behind.
*This Kit has been upgraded to DNeasy PowerSoil Pro
DNeasy PowerSoil Pro
Isolation of microbial genomic DNA from all soil types
The kit features a novel bead tube and optimized chemistry for more efficient lysis of soil bacteria and fungi.
QIAamp PowerFecal Pro DNA Kit
Fully automated nucleic acid extraction
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Isolation of high quality total RNA from all soil types
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