DNA authentication technology to distinguish between in-vivo and in-vitro DNA

November 22, 2015

Details unveiled by Nucleix today demonstrate the ability to seamlessly integrate the company's DNA authentication technology with the current standard DNA profiling procedure, thus maintaining the integrity of DNA evidence without a significant increase in expensive resources such as labor and materials. The company's DNA authentication assay requires a minimal amount of DNA, makes use of equipment that is present in every forensic laboratory, and can be performed with profiling, thereby maintaining the current timeframe for sample analysis. In addition, profiling and authentication data can be combined into a single file, which is then analyzed by Nucleix's software, further reducing the complexity of integrating DNA profiling and authentication.

"We are pleased to have the opportunity to present our breakthrough DNA authentication technology to peers in the forensics field," said Drs. Wasserstrom and Frumkin. "Our goal is to provide an innovative Nucleix solution for ensuring DNA authentication that would enable rapid integration into current forensic analysis technology and workflow. This integration is necessary in order to maintain the high credibility of DNA evidence in the judiciary system."

SOURCE Nucleix, Ltd.