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11. Forensic Science Laboratories: Handbook for Facility Planning, Design, Construction, and Relocation.
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7941
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 6/25/2013
Authors: Melissa K Taylor, James Aguilar, Tom Barnes, Joseph Browne, Alison Kennedy, Romeo Miranda, Shannan Williams, Yvette Burney, John Byrd, Adam Denmark, Michael Mount, Susan Halla, Lou Hartman, Kenneth Mohr, Deborah Leben, Greg Matheson, Steve Sigel, Jennifer Smither, Aliece Watts
Abstract: This handbook is a resource for laboratory directors, designers, consultants, and other stakeholders involved in the construction or major renovation of forensic science laboratories. Laboratory construction and renovation projects must meet the ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913987

12. Framework for the Evaluation of DNA Extract Suitability for Identification, Quantification and Sequencing of Unknown Microorganisms Microorganisms
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 12/3/2012
Authors: Nathanael D Olson, Jayne B Morrow
Abstract: This study provides an evaluation of DNA extraction methods when tasked with identifying unknown microorganisms. Research, public health, and clinical laboratories frequently turn to DNA-based molecular methods to identify and quantify unknown m ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=911559

13. Guide for the Selection of Biological Agent Detection Equipment for Emergency First Responders
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 3/1/2007
Authors: Alim A Fatah, Richard D. Arcilesi, Tesema Chekol, Charlotte H. Lattin
Abstract: In recognizing the needs of state and local emergency first responders, the Office of Law Enforcement Standards (OLES) at NIST is developing biological detection equipment guides, through funding provided by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=32499

14. Guidelines for Minimum Information for Publication of Quantitative Digital PCR Experiments
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 4/9/2013
Authors: Ross J Haynes, Jim Huggett, Carole Foy, Vladimir Benes, Kerry Emslie, Jeremy Garson, Jan Hellemans, Mikael Kubista, Tania Nolan, Michael Pfaffl, Gregory Shipley, Jo Vandesompele, Carl Wittwer, Stephen Bustin
Abstract: There is growing interest in the digital polymerase chain reaction (dPCR) as technological progress makes it a practical and increasingly affordable technology. dPCR allows the precise quantification of nucleic acid, facilitating the measurement of ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913611

15. Highly Multiplexed Assays for Measuring Polymorphisms on the Y-Chromosome
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 10/17/2003
Authors: John M Butler, R Schoske, Peter M Vallone
Abstract: A multiplex PCR assay capable of amplifying 20 Y chromosome short tandem repeat (STR) markers simultaneously has been developed. These markers include all of the Y STRs that make up the extended haplotype used in Europe (DYS19, DYS385, DYS389I/II, D ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=830258

16. Latent Interoperability Transmission Specification
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1152
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 2/5/2013
Authors: Melissa K Taylor, Will Chapman, Austin Hicklin, George Kiebuzinski, Peter Komarinski, John Mayer-Splain, Rachel Wallner
Abstract: The Latent Interoperability Transmission Specification (LITS) is an application profile of the American National Standards Institute/National Institute of Standards and Technology, Information Technology Laboratory (ANSI/NIST-ITL) standard entitl ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913170

17. Latent Print Examination and Human Factors: Improving the Practice through a Systems Approach
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7842
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 2/17/2012
Authors: Melissa K Taylor, David H. Kaye, Thomas Busey, Melissa Gische, Gerry LaPorte, Colin Aitken, Susan M Ballou, Leonard Butt, Christophe Champod, David Charlton, Itiel E. Dror, Jules Epstein, Robert J. Garrett, Max Houck, Edward J. Imwinkelried, Ralph Keaton, Glenn Langenburg, Deborah A. Leben, Alice Maceo, Kenneth F. Martin, Jennifer L. Mnookin, Cedric Neumann, Joe Polski, Maria Antonia Roberts, Scott A. Shappell, Lyle Shaver, Sargur N. Srihari, Hal S. Stern, David Stoney, Anjali Swienton, Mary Frances Theofanos, Robert Meryln Thompson, John Vanderkolk, Maria Weir, Kasey Wertheim
Abstract: Fingerprints have provided a valuable method of personal identification in forensic science and criminal investigations for more than 100 years. The examination of fingerprints left at crime scenes, generally referred to as latent prints, consi ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=910745

18. Mapping Reactive Oxygen-Induced DNA Damage at Nucleotide Resolution
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 12/1/1999
Authors: S. A. Akman, R Drouin, G P Holmquist, H Rodriguez
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=100571

19. Markup Instructions for Extended Friction Ridge Features
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1151
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 2/5/2013
Authors: Melissa K Taylor, Will Chapman, Austin Hicklin, George Kiebuzinski, Peter Komarinski, John Mayer-Splain, Rachel Wallner
Abstract: This document provides instructions for latent print examiners in marking friction ridge features to maximize consistency among examiners. This document builds upon the Extended Feature Set (EFS) defined in American National Standards Institute/N ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913169

20. Measurement Challenges to Innovation in the Biosciences: Critical Roles for NIST
Series: OTHER
Report Number: 903034
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 6/1/2009
Authors: Willie E May, Michael D. Amos, Joan Pellegrino
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=902138



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