Skip to main content

International Journal of Legal Medicine

Ausgabe 1/2017

Inhalt (35 Artikel)

Review

Poisonous or non-poisonous plants? DNA-based tools and applications for accurate identification

Valerio Mezzasalma, Ioannis Ganopoulos, Andrea Galimberti, Laura Cornara, Emanuele Ferri, Massimo Labra

Review

Forensically relevant SNaPshot® assays for human DNA SNP analysis: a review

Bhavik Mehta, Runa Daniel, Chris Phillips, Dennis McNevin

Original Article

Identification of canine saliva using mRNA-based assay

Hiroaki Nakanishi, Takeshi Ohmori, Masaaki Hara, Katsumi Yoneyama, Aya Takada, Kazuyuki Saito

Original Article

Microbial population analysis improves the evidential value of faecal traces in forensic investigations

Frederike C. A. Quaak, Mei-Lan M. de Graaf, Rob Weterings, Irene Kuiper

Original Article

Association of common and rare variants of SCN10A gene with sudden unexplained nocturnal death syndrome in Chinese Han population

Liyong Zhang, Feng Zhou, Lei Huang, Qiuping Wu, Jinxiang Zheng, Yeda Wu, Kun Yin, Jianding Cheng

Original Article

Comparison of DNA yield and STR success rates from different tissues in embalmed bodies

Amanda Wheeler, Natalia Czado, David Gangitano, Meredith Turnbough, Sheree Hughes-Stamm

Original Article

Indel analysis by droplet digital PCR: a sensitive method for DNA mixture detection and chimerism analysis

Ana Santurtún, José A. Riancho, Jana Arozamena, Mónica López-Duarte, María T. Zarrabeitia

Original Article

A proof of principal study on the use of direct PCR of semen and spermatozoa and development of a differential isolation protocol for use in cases of alleged sexual assault

Shanan S. Tobe, Yuvaneswari C. Swaran, Lynn Dennany, Ursula Sibbing, Kristina Schulze Johann, Lindsey Welch, Marielle Vennemann

Original Article

Combined effects of multiple linked loci on pairwise sibling tests

Tomonori Tamura, Motoki Osawa, Yu Kakimoto, Eriko Ochiai, Takanori Suzuki, Takashi Nakamura

Population Data

Evaluation of the genetic parameters and mutation analysis of 22 STR loci in the central Chinese Han population

Wang Hongdan, Kang Bing, Su Ning, He Miao, Zhang Bo, Guo Yuxin, Zhu Bofeng, Liao Shixiu, Zeng Zhaoshu

Population Data

Potential forensic use of a 33 X-InDel panel in the Argentinean population

Mariela Caputo, M. A. Amador, S. Santos, D. Corach

Population Data

Genetic portrait of Majhi tribe of Chhattisgarh, India based on 15 autosomal STRs and 23 Y-STRs

Toshi Jain, Pankaj Shrivastava, Veena Ben Trivedi

Population Data

Population genetics of 26 Y-STR loci for the Han ethnic in Hunan province, China

Weibo Jiang, Zheng Gong, Haibo Rong, Hua Guan, Tao Zhang, Yihe Zhao, Xiaoliang Fu, Lagabaiyila Zha, Chuan Jin, Yanjun Ding

Population Data

Study of genetic markers of CODIS and ESS systems in a population of individuals from Cabo Verde living in Lisboa

Ana Resende, António Amorim, Cláudia Vieira da Silva, Teresa Ribeiro, Maria João Porto, Jorge Costa Santos, Heloísa Afonso Costa

Original Article

Concentrations of cyanide in blood samples of corpses after smoke inhalation of varying origin

Simone Stoll, Gabriele Roider, Wolfgang Keil

Original Article

Deposition of diazepam and its metabolites in hair following a single dose of diazepam

Xin Wang, Sys Stybe Johansen, Yurong Zhang, Jingying Jia, Yulan Rao, Fengli Jiang, Kristian Linnet

Original Article

Detection of synthetic cannabinoids using GC-EI-MS, positive GC-CI-MS, and negative GC-CI-MS

Rimako Umebachi, Takeshi Saito, Hiromichi Aoki, Akira Namera, Akihiro Nakamoto, Maho Kawamura, Sadaki Inokuchi

Original Article

Phosphatidylethanol (PEth) detected in blood for 3 to 12 days after single consumption of alcohol—a drinking study with 16 volunteers

Alexandra Schröck, Annette Thierauf-Emberger, Stefan Schürch, Wolfgang Weinmann

Original Article

Bullet fragmentation preceding a contour shot: case study and experimental simulation

V. Sterzik, B. P. Kneubuehl, M. Bohnert, F. Riva, M. Glardon

Original Article

Immunohistochemical detection of intrathrombotic fibrocytes and its application to thrombus age estimation in murine deep vein thrombosis model

Mizuho Nosaka, Yuko Ishida, Akihiko Kimura, Takashi Kawaguchi, Hiroki Yamamoto, Yumi Kuninaka, Toshikazu Kondo

Case Report

Genital trauma and vaginal bleeding: is it a lapse of time issue? A case report of a prepubertal girl and review of the literature

Marianna Russo, Melissa Rosa-Rizzotto, Mariarosa Giolito, Cristina Ranzato, Paola Facchin, Anna Aprile

Case Report

Pulmonary artery perforation and coronary air embolism—two fatal outcomes in percutaneous left atrial appendage occlusion

J. Zwirner, R. Bayer, C. Hädrich, A. Bollmann, N. Klein, J. Dreßler, B. Ondruschka

Original Article

Post-mortem CT: Hounsfield unit profiles obtained in the lungs with respect to the cause of death assessment

Daniel Schober, Nicole Schwendener, Wolf-Dieter Zech, Christian Jackowski

Open Access Methods Paper

Post-mortem computed tomography coaxial cutting needle biopsy to facilitate the detection of bacterioplankton using PCR probes as a diagnostic indicator for drowning

Guy N. Rutty, Christopher Johnson, Jasmin Amoroso, Claire Robinson, Carina J. Bradley, Bruno Morgan

Review

Age estimation in competitive sports

Maximilian Timme, Jürgen Michael Steinacker, Andreas Schmeling

Original Article

Forensic age assessment of asylum seekers in Finland

Mari Metsäniitty, Olli Varkkola, Janna Waltimo-Sirén, Helena Ranta

Original Article

Disregarding population specificity: its influence on the sex assessment methods from the tibia

Anežka Kotěrová, Jana Velemínská, Ján Dupej, Hana Brzobohatá, Aleš Pilný, Jaroslav Brůžek

Original Article

Reflectance-based determination of age and species of blowfly puparia

Sasha C. Voss, Paola Magni, Ian Dadour, Christian Nansen

Original Article

Sex estimation from the long bones of modern South Africans

Gabriele C. Krüger, Ericka N. L’Abbé, Kyra E. Stull

Original Article

Luminol testing in detecting modern human skeletal remains: a test on different types of bone tissue and a caveat for PMI interpretation

Giorgio Caudullo, Valentina Caruso, Annalisa Cappella, Emanuela Sguazza, Debora Mazzarelli, Alberto Amadasi, Cristina Cattaneo

Neu im Fachgebiet Rechtsmedizin

Assistierter Suizid durch Infusion von Thiopental

Thiopental Originalie

Als Folge des Urteils des Bundesverfassungsgerichts zur Sterbehilfe im Jahr 2020 wurde in den Jahren 2021–2023 eine Reihe (n = 23) von assistierten Suiziden im Landesinstitut für gerichtliche und soziale Medizin Berlin mit jeweils identischen …

Molekularpathologische Untersuchungen im Wandel der Zeit

Open Access Biomarker Leitthema

Um auch an kleinen Gewebeproben zuverlässige und reproduzierbare Ergebnisse zu gewährleisten ist eine strenge Qualitätskontrolle in jedem Schritt des Arbeitsablaufs erforderlich. Eine nicht ordnungsgemäße Prüfung oder Behandlung des …

Vergleichende Pathologie in der onkologischen Forschung

Pathologie Leitthema

Die vergleichende experimentelle Pathologie („comparative experimental pathology“) ist ein Fachbereich an der Schnittstelle von Human- und Veterinärmedizin. Sie widmet sich der vergleichenden Erforschung von Gemeinsamkeiten und Unterschieden von …

Gastrointestinale Stromatumoren

Open Access GIST CME-Artikel

Gastrointestinale Stromatumoren (GIST) stellen seit über 20 Jahren ein Paradigma für die zielgerichtete Therapie mit Tyrosinkinaseinhibitoren dar. Eine elementare Voraussetzung für eine mögliche neoadjuvante oder adjuvante Behandlung bei …