Copy Number Variation in Forensic Science

Muhammad Israr, Muhammad Ilyas, Ziaur Rahman


Copy Number Variation (CNV) refers to duplication or deletion in the DNA sequence. Studying the pattern of these duplications or deletions can add value to forensic and population genetics. These can also be used for the study of genetic diseases and development of personalized medicine. Further research may improve the utilization and benefits of CNV in forensic investigations.

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