Spanish and Portuguese-speaking Working Group of the International Society for Forensic Genetics

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Expression and Reporting of DNA results


António Amorim:  

IPATIMUP, University of Porto, Portugal 


Juan Antonio Luque:

National Institute of Toxicology and Forensic Sciences

Barcelona department, Spain

The aim of this working commission is to improve the communication between DNA experts and the courts.

The coordinators will intend to present a reporting model for genetic results for the two most common situations faced by the genetic expertise: (a) are two samples from the same donor?; and (b) are two individuals related as, for instance, father and offspring?  

The text will be written in both English and Spanish languages.

Once the text is ready, you will be able to contribute with your comments by contacting Antonio Amorim ( or Manuel Crespillo (