Identification of the biological father by means of DNA hypervariable minisatellites in a case of incest

C. Romano, M. De Robertis, M. Esposito, R. Cantelmo, G. Ciliberto, A. Pistone, R. Cortese

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Abstract

The authors refer about an experital case of incest concerning the grandfather and two uncles of the child in question. The study of DNA hypervariable minisatellites led to the identification of the biological father, whereas conventional methods out only to the 'not-exclusion'.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)37-41
Number of pages5
JournalMinerva Medica
Volume109
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1989

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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