Forensic DNA testing by DDC helps vacate conviction

Forensic DNA Testing by DDC Helps Vacate Conviction

  DDC, one of the world’s largest private DNA laboratories, features a trusted, highly-regarded forensic DNA testing team. Our fully-accredited forensic laboratory provides unbiased independent forensic DNA testing and consultation services to legal and law-enforcement professionals. One of the high-profile cases DDC Forensics was involved in was recently in the news: here are the details. DNA…

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Digging up Dad: Dali and Celebrity Paternity Testing from the Grave

On Monday, June 26, a court in Madrid ordered the remains of Salvador Dali to be exhumed. No…it’s not to gather evidence for a crime: it’s because an astrologer and tarot-card reader named Pilar Abel filed a paternity lawsuit, claiming her mother had an affair with the famed surrealist artist in 1955. Celebrity paternity testing…

Courtroom Technology Using DNA Testing

Over the past two decades, DNA profiling technology has revolutionized many aspects of criminal investigation (while providing material for numerous popular TV shows like C.S.I.). In fact, DNA profiling has largely replaced fingerprinting as the primary and most reliable method of uniquely identifying an individual and placing them at a crime scene. And DNA profiling…