DNA Forensics Problem Set 2
Problem 10: Determining paternity
Results from a single locus probe DNA fingerprint analysis for a man and woman and their four children are shown in the illustration.
Which child, if any, can be excluded as being the biological offspring of the father?
A. Child 1
B. Child 2
C. Child 3
D. Child 4
E. NONE of the children can be excluded
All of the children contain a one band match with the father's DNA
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Tuesday, August 20, 1996
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