DNA research is helping investigators track down suspects in unsolved cases. But how does it work? – The Boston globe

DNA research is helping investigators track down suspects in unsolved cases.  But how does it work?  - The Boston globe

First, IGG is a methodology, David Gurney, an assistant professor at Ramapo College in New Jersey who directs the school’s Investigative Genetic Genealogy Center, said in an email, using the technique’s acronym. IGG practitioners combine genetic genealogy with desk research to produce clues in violent crime cases and to help identify human remains, according to … Read more