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Mouseover to view hair fluorescing on blood stained fabric under a blue Crime-lite

TECHNOLOGY FOR THE ANALYSIS OF TRACE EVIDENCE

 

Hair

 

The detection, examination and comparison of hair can often provide valuable information, a source of DNA, a link between crime and suspect or, in the case of animal hair, a way of determining species.

Fluorescence imaging and polarised ligh microscopy are useful techniques for the examination of hair.

THE FOLLOWING PRODUCTS CAN BE USED TO EXAMINE HAIR

ffTA multi-examination system for the analysis of trace evidence