When was dna fingerprinting first used?

Answer DNA fingerprinting was developed in England in 1985 by Sir Alec Jeffreys. DNA was first introduced as evidence that same year, but it wasn't until 1988 when Colin Pitchfork was on trial for the rap... Read More »

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When was DNA fingerprinting first developed?

The science of DNA fingerprinting was developed in 1984 by Alec Jeffreys. He developed a method whereby dark and light bands could be shown on an X-ray. These bands depicted the DNA fragments. Beca... Read More »

Can DNA fingerprinting be used to prove paternity?

DNA fingerprinting can be used to determine any biological relationship, including paternity. The Center for Human Identification explains that "DNA paternity testing allows the direct examination ... Read More »

What was the name of the method used for detective cases before fingerprinting?

Bertillonage, or anthropometry, was the method used prior to fingerprinting for identification of criminal suspects. This system, invented by Alphonse Bertillon in the late 1800s, used a series of... Read More »

When did mmr vaccinations first used?

Depends what country you are refering to. In England I belive it was introduced in 1988. Refer to In USA, it was introduced in 1963. Refer to h... Read More »