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With the advances in forensic science technology, many closed cases that date back prior to the 1900s should be re-examined to show true facts that a person is guilty of the crime committed seventeen people had been sentenced to death before dna proved their purity and led to their freedom. Advances in science: forensic science june 12, 2006 - enhiop meeting iv 1 department of health and human services national institutes of health national library of medicine proceedings of the environmental health information outreach program (enhiop) meeting. New technologies and methods are transforming the field of forensic science today scientists use dna tests, high-performance liquid chromatography, mass spectrometry, 3-d computer imaging, and other advanced technologies to reconstruct crimes and accidents the new forensic science can distinguish. Forensic laboratory 2030: scientific environment thu, 12/20/2012 technologies is the key in government funded laboratories for forensics, indicated michael thomas of the national forensic science technology technological advances will inevitably affect the design of forensic lab. Forensic science technicians aid criminal investigations by collecting and analyzing evidence or in forensic science forensic science programs may specialize in a specific area of study, such as toxicology scientific and technological advances are expected to increase the. Recent advances in forensic medicine and toxicology, volume 1: 9789351525585: medicine & health science books @ amazoncom.
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