Crime scenes, field forensics, tools and training
Come see NFSTC at the IACP Conference in Chicago. Stop by booth #2131 to check out the interactive crime scene scenario, get the scoop on virtual reality crime scene training, learn about new digital evidence training, and more. While you’re there, register to win an iPad!
What’s the smartest DNA decontamination solution? New study puts them to the test.
The findings of a comparison study conducted at NFSTC’s laboratory have just been re-released on NFSTC.org. The DNA decontamination study compares the industry mainstay, 10% bleach solution, to two specialized decontaminants, STERIPLEX SD and Pure Blu. Who will clean up?
Mixture Interpretation Workshop videos now available online
The workshop everyone’s talking about, the DNA Mixture Interpretation Workshop presented in March 2011, is now available for general viewing online.
Web-based Workshop Registration: Rapid Biological Screening & Analysis
Registration is open for the Technology Transition Workshop on Rapid Biological Screening & Analysis Methodologies for Improving Throughput. This free workshop, which will be held daily from 1-3:15 PM (Eastern) on October 24-26, 2011, will be available via Internet WebEx-based broadcast sessions on a secure website and include real time Q&A with the instructor(s) immediately following.
Live streaming begins Tuesday for Trace Evidence Symposium
The Trace Evidence Symposium is underway in Kansas City, Missouri. Want to see how it’s going but can’t jump on a plane? Major portions of this event will be available at no charge via online streaming; no registration is required. Streaming sessions and breakouts can be viewed beginning at 1:00 p.m. (CDT) on Tuesday, August 9.