Facultad de Veterinaria, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid,
(Received 14 June 1994; accepted 3 January 1995)
A case of illegal cattle purchasing is presented. Basque country police submitted six blood samples: three from the allegedly stolen animals and three from the putative mothers. Four polymorphic DNA loci were analyzed to establish the parental relationship. From the case investigation the maternity of the alleged cattle was determined.
Paper ID: JFS13853J