20410494 - Genetica forense

The course includes an explanation of the theoretical principles of inheritance laws aimed at the use of genetic data for personal identification and the establishment of family relationships.
We will also explain the principles that govern the use of genetic evidence in the civil process and in the criminal trial and will also explain the main systems of biostatistic calculation that allow to assess the weight of the evidence both in the civil and criminal trial

GIARDINA EMILIANO

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Mutuazione: 20410494 Genetica forense in Biologia per la ricerca molecolare, cellulare e fisiopatologica LM-6 Giardina Emiliano

Programma

- Basics of Medical Genetics.
- The human genetic variability.
- Short Tandem Repeat (STR) Loci.
- Sample Collection, Storage, and Characterization.
- DNA Extraction Methods.
- DNA Quantification Methods.
- DNA Amplification
- Principles of Capillary Electrophoresis.
- The genetic identification profile.
- DNA Mixture Profiles.
- Lineage Markers.
- Principles of probability and statistical computing.
- The biostatistical interpretation.
- Forensic statistics applied to the kinship/paternity testing.
- Troubleshooting forensic DNA typing.

Testi Adottati

Genetica Medica Essenziale
Bruno Dalla Piccola – Giuseppe Novelli
CIC Edizioni Internazionali

Genetica medica pratica
Giuseppe Novelli - Emiliano Giardina
Aracne
Data di Pubblicazione: 2003

Advanced Topics in Forensic DNA Typing: Methodology
John M. Butler
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA
Academic Press is an imprint of Elsevier

Advanced Topics in Forensic DNA Typing: Interpretation
John M. Butler
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA
Academic Press is an imprint of Elsevier


Modalità Erogazione

Lessons of frontal teaching and practical exercises.

Modalità Valutazione

The student evaluation includes an oral exam on the topics covered by the course.