Distributions of Genetic Markers in a Nebraska Population

    Volume 35, Issue 5 (September 1990)

    ISSN: 0022-1198

    CODEN: JFSOAD

    Page Count: 4


    Schmidt, K
    Medical staff fellow, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD

    Gaensslen, RE
    Professor and director, Forensic Sciences, University of New Haven, West Haven, CT

    Roy, R
    Forensic serology supervisor, Nebraska State Patrol Crime Laboratory, Lincoln, NE

    (Received 21 September 1989; accepted 13 October 1989)

    Abstract

    Seven genetic marker systems were analyzed from liquid blood and dried bloodstain specimens submitted to the Nebraska State Patrol Crime Laboratory from various law enforcement agencies throughout Nebraska. The phenotypic and genotypic frequencies for the ABO, Lewis, esterase D (ESD), phosphoglucomutase (PGM), adenylate kinase (AK), adenosine deaminase (ADA), and haptoglobin (HP) systems were calculated. The results indicate that the phenotypic frequencies are generally in agreement with frequencies reported in other populations in the United States.


    Paper ID: JFS12946J

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS12946J

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