The following scientific projects are endorsed by the ISFG:

All Y-chromosomal STR and mtDNA haplotype data submitted to FSI: Genetics and the Int. J. Legal Med. have to be accepted by these databases for validation. Autosomal STR data have to be submitted to STRidER prior to publication in FSI: Genetics.


Scientific websites with relevance for forensic genetics:

DNA-TrAC - Keeping track of DNA transfer
Online database with a compilation of references on DNA transfer and persistence:
For details and explanations, see Gosch A, Courts C. On DNA transfer: The lack and difficulty of systematic research and how to do it better. Forensic Sci Int Genet. 2019 May;40:24-36. doi:10.1016/j.fsigen.2019.01.012


Practical information with relevance for forensic genetics:



International forensic science organizations


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