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NZ Herald: Christchurch earthquake: DNA sought to identify victims

Peter Griffin posted in on February 28th, 2011.

Beck Vass writes in the New Zealand Herald about the identification work being by disaster victim identification teams, who are asking families to bring in anything which might have DNA – toothbrushes and hairbrushes for example – to try and formally identify victim of Tuesday’s Christchurch earthquake. DNA is used as a last resort for […]

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