The Forensic Technology Center of Excellence, with Participating Partners- University of North Texas Health Sciences Center, held the Technology Transition Workshop: A DNA Revolution – Next Generation Technologies The goal of this workshop was to disseminate new and innovative technical and scientific knowledge on next generation DNA sequencing technologies to forensic laboratory practitioners. The 3-day workshop focused on scientific advancements in DNA analysis methodologies, with discussion of potential applications in forensic identification. Topics discussed included:

• Sample Processing
• Rapid STR Profiling
• Second Generation Sequencing
• Sequencing Library Preparation

Funding for this Forensic Technology Center of Excellence event has been provided by the National Institute of Justice.

A certificate of completion is available for all who register and attend this webinar.

Speakers:
Bruce Budowle
Paul Kotturri
Jeff Hickey
Joseph Chang
Jai Shewale
Kimberly Huston
Kathy Stephens

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Please contact us at ForensicCOE@rti.org for any questions.

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