First Paternity Case Resolved by Conventional and DNA Typing Method in Iraq :Acase Report

Abstract

ABSTRACT :In Iraq , DNA Typing Profile has been added to theroutine work of disputed paternity cases as apowerful tool of investigation in Forensic in 2007.The old conventional investigation based on bloodantigen systems like variable blood groups , HLATissue Typing was no more used in such sensitivecases because of the limitation or invariability ofloci analyzed.We report here the first case of paternity test donefor a trios (Alleged father , mother and child)rebated by two old and new techniques . Thealleged father has been excluded from being abiological father according to the mismatch inABO, MN blood group &5 genetic markers inDNA profile between the alleged father &son