Video: Abducted Child Reunited with Family by DNA Analysis - Mother Thanks Life Technologies

DNA Analysis Reunites Family

Brenda Maribel Corado, a 32 year old mother - was walking her 21 day old baby Angela Ester Sazo Corado to a doctor's appointment when a couple of women approached her on the street, taking Angela from her mother's arms. Angela had just been kidnapped!Read More

Date Posted: 05/22/12

Video: Use of PCR for Human Identification

Human trafficking is one of the most frequent and profitable crimes today. According to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, approximately 1.2 million children are victims of human trafficking throughout 161 countries. Most of these victims are sold into illegal adoptions, exploited physically or die without identification. Using genetic analysis, law enforcement agencies are able to generate DNA profiles of missing children and ultimately return them to their families.Read More

Date Posted: 05/03/13