Volume 22, Issue 3 (July 1977)

    Techniques for Extraction of Spermatozoa from Stained Clothing: A Critical Review

    (Received 5 November 1976; accepted 29 November 1976)

    Published Online: July

    CODEN: JFSOAD

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    Abstract

    The location of spermatozoa on the clothing of rape victims is of primary concern to the criminalist seeking evidence of sexual assault. The identification of acid phosphatase, spermine, and choline is of secondary importance relative to finding intact spermatozoa. A number of techniques for extraction of spermatozoa are available. In this study these techniques have been compared in an effort to determine their relative merits.


    Author Information:

    Hueske, EE
    Criminalist, Criminalistics Laboratory, Fort Worth, Tex.


    Stock #: JFS10632J

    ISSN: 0022-1198

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS10632J

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    Title Techniques for Extraction of Spermatozoa from Stained Clothing: A Critical Review
    Symposium , 0000-00-00
    Committee E30