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06.08.2020 | COVID-19 | Case Report Zur Zeit gratis

Mann stirbt trotz "milden" Symptomen an COVID-19 – ohne Vorerkrankungen

Bei einem 75-jährigen Patienten, der sich mit Fieber vorstellt, wird eine SARS-CoV-2-Infektion nachgewiesen. Durch die eher milden Symptome war eine Hospitalisierung nicht angemessen und er wurde wieder entlassen. Neun Tage danach wird er tot in seiner Wohnung aufgefunden. Was ergab die Obduktion?

06.08.2020 | Population Data

Estimating genetic polymorphism in Bhuiyan population of eastern India using 20 autosomal STR loci

We conducted a study of 182 unrelated adult individuals belonging to Bhuiyan population resident of Eastern India in order to estimate genetic polymorphism by using 20 autosomal STR loci. The results obtained from this study were compared with the …

06.08.2020 | Short Communication

A standalone humanitarian DNA identification database system to increase identification of human remains of foreign nationals

The identification of missing persons and human remains is a worldwide problem which has been exacerbated with increased migrations and rampant human trafficking and smuggling cases. DNA typing and DNA databases are primary tools and resources …

31.07.2020 | Case Report

Assessment of bullet holes through the analysis of mushroom-shaped morphology in synthetic fibres: analysis of six cases

Textiles damage analysis is a very valuable tool in forensic investigations. However, to date, very little research has been carried out to understand the impact of bullet causing damages to clothing. According to the review of the most recent …

27.07.2020 | Original Article Open Access

TMEM119 as a specific marker of microglia reaction in traumatic brain injury in postmortem examination

The aim of the present study was a refined analysis of neuroinflammation including TMEM119 as a useful microglia-specific marker in forensic assessments of traumatic causes of death, e.g., traumatic brain injury (TBI). Human brain tissue samples …

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The International Journal of Legal Medicine aims to improve the scientific resources used in the elucidation of crime and related forensic applications at a high level of evidential proof. The journal offers review articles tracing development in specific areas, with up-to-date analysis; original articles discussing significant recent research results; case reports describing interesting and exceptional examples; population data; letters to the editors; and technical notes, which appear in a section originally created for rapid publication of data in the dynamic field of DNA analysis.

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Teil 1: Physikalische und epidemiologische Aspekte, Energieübertragung und Schädigungen nach überlebten Ereignissen

15.06.2020 | Dermatologische Diagnostik | Schwerpunkt: Diagnose entzündlicher Dermatosen | Ausgabe 4/2020

Moderne Diagnostik bullöser Autoimmundermatosen

04.06.2020 | Alopezie | Schwerpunkt: Diagnose entzündlicher Dermatosen | Ausgabe 4/2020

Alopezien – kühlen Kopf bewahren!