Examinations Performed

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Body Fluid Testing  Answers the question:"Which body fluid does the sample originate from?"  Detection, classification and study of various body fluids such as blood, semen & saliva, and their relationship(s) to a crime scene. 
Species Testing  Answers the question:  "Is this sample of human origin or non-human?"  Is a technique based on antibody testing to determine if a sample is from higher primate origin or not. 
DNA Testing  Answers question of "Who's DNA does this sample belong to?"  A technique employed by forensic scientists to assist in the identification of individuals by their respective DNA profiles.  DNA profiles are encrypted sets of numbers that reflect a person's DNA makeup, which can also be used as a person's identifier.
CODIS Searches  Answers question of "Who does this DNA profile belong to?"  Profiles obtained from crime scene evidence are searched against a database of convicted offenders and DNA obtained from other crime scenes throughout the nation. 
Blood Stain Pattern Interpretation  Answers question of "What led to the pattern created?"  Uses scientific principles of biology, chemistry, mathematics and physics to ascertain details and sequence of events of a crime.