Automated DNA casework workflow: A retrospective study of the first implementation of FIDL at the Netherlands Forensic Institute

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      FIDL is a fast and automated DNA identification line which represents a series of software solutions automating the process from raw capillary electrophoresis data to reporting. This retrospective study provides insight in the numbers of cases, turnaround time, results compared to the standard workflow and the benefits automation has in a large volume workflow.


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