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Comparative Evaluation of Genotyping Technologies in FIGG

Forensic Investigative Genetic Genealogy (FIGG) combines advanced DNA analysis with traditional genealogy to solve cold cases and identify missing persons. Bode evaluated three genotyping technologies used for FIGG—SNP microarray, whole genome sequencing, and targeted sequencing—for their effectiveness with compromised DNA. Our findings aim to help practitioners make informed decisions and improve results.

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Albuquerque Serial Rapist Convicted

FIGG helps Bernalillo County police to identify serial rapist from the 1980s and 1990s. A man suspected in the rapes of four women has been arrested thanks to the technical capabilities of Bode Technology’s FIGG. The cases, which had long gone cold, were linked to the...

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