ESWG 2008 Programme


ESWG MEETING 2008 17-21 JUNE 2008 – SINAIA, ROMANIA

 

SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMME - ORAL PRESENTATIONS

 
Wednesday 18 June, morning
 
08 h 30 09 h 30 Registration
 
09 h 30 11 h 00 Working session 1 C. Brenner: Workshop on forensic genetic statistics and DNA*VIEW – Sex chromosome and other haplotype analysis problems
 
11 h 00 11 h 30 Coffee break
 
11 h 30 13 h 00 Working session 2 C. Brenner: Workshop on forensic genetic statistics and DNA*VIEW – Sex chromosome and other haplotype analysis problems (continued)
 
13 h 00 14 h 00 Lunch at the Conference Centre
 
Wednesday 18 June, afternoon
 
14 h 00 15 h 30 Working session 3
 
14.00 14.45 A. Thomsen: Report of the Paternity Testing Workshop and discussion
 
14.45 15.00 D. Gjertson: Calculations and Precautions in Motherless Cases where Mother and Alleged Father are Related
 
15.00 15.15 J. Henke. Three exclusions from paternity: What does this mean?
 
15.15 15.30 D. Clark: The use of combined allele frequency databases in South Asian populations
 
15 h 30 16 h 00 Coffee break
 
16 h 00 17 h 30 Working session 4
 
16.00 16.15 L. Barbarii: An-exclusion paternity case with a double genetic incompatibility
 
16.15 16.30 C. Constantinescu: Exploring the inheritance for paternity cases - Lessons from
 
16.30 16.45 M. Turcitu: Diagnosis of a human rabies case
 
16.45 17.00 A. Constantinescu: Grafting outcome by monitoring the hematopoietic chimerism on STR markers – an optimized molecular protocol
 
17.00 17.15 A.M.Manea: Animal identification using microsatellite markers
 
17.15 17.30 R. Just: Titanic’s Unknown Child
 
19 h 00 22 h 00 Dinner at "Trei Brazi" Chalet (near Sinaia)
 
Thursday 19 June, morning
 
09 h 00 11 h 00 Working session 5
 
09.00 09.30 R. Just: Comparison of the mitoSEQr Resequencing Sets to Standard mtDNA Sequencing Protocols
 
09.30 09.45 C. Hallenberg: Y-chromosome STR haplotypes in males from Greenland
 
09.45 10.00 R. Weispfenning: A novel real-time pcr strategy for the quantitation of total human and male DNA
 
10.00 10.15 Y. Prasad: Towards Integrated Workflow Solutions for Forensic Analysis
 
10.15 10.30 N. Zahra: Development of Internal Amplification Controls (IACs) for DNA profiling – Quality control for PCR
 
10.30 10.45 R. Jankova-Ajanovska: DNA identification of a victim of a serial murderer
 
10.45 11.00 C. Winkler (presented by J or L Henke): DNA-polymorphisms used for tracing ancestry can help find distant relatives. A case report
 
11 h 00 11 h 30 Coffee break
 
11 h 30 13 h 00 Working session 6
 
11.30 12.15 N. Morling: SNP typing in forensic genetics
 
12.15 12.30 D. Syndercombe Court: The value of testing single nucleotide polymorphisms in complex immigration cases
 
12.30 12.45 H. Geada: X-STRs, Y-STRs and Y-SNPs in Paternity Investigation.
 
12.45 13.00 D. Ruivo. X-chromosomal STRs study with ARGUS X-8 in a Portuguese population
 
13 h 00 14 h 00 Lunch at the Conference Centre
 
Thursday 19 June, afternoon
 
14 h 00 15 h 30 Working session 7 (poster presentations)
 
14.00 15.30 D. Gjertson: Discussion of the ISFG: Recommendations on biostatistics in paternity testing – Future directions
 
15 h 30 16 h 00 Coffee break
 
16 h 00 17 h 00 Working session 8
 
16.00 17.00 General assembly of the ESWG
 
17.00 17 h 30 Final remarks and end of the meeting
 
19 h 00 22 h 00 Sightseeing Sinaia and dinner at "Taverna Sarbului" (Sinaia)
 

 
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