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Short Tandem Repeat (STR) I Analysis and Typing

Short Tandem Repeat (STR) I Analysis and Typing

Class Code
Subject Area
R - Biology / DNA Program
Class Description 


This 5-day (40-hour) course will provide students with information on short tandem repeat (STR) typing and will include: (1) intensive software training, (2) principles of PCR, (3) principles of electrophoresis and capillary electrophoresis, (4) review of Identifiler loci, and (5) fragment sizing on different analytical platforms Each class is limited to 12 students.
Previously Scheduled Classes
May 1, 2017 - Los Angeles
May 16, 2016 - Los Angeles
April 6, 2015 - Los Angeles
May 11, 2015 - Richmond
April 28, 2014 - Richmond
Instructor BFS Instructors
Teaching Methods
Classroom lectures, group discussions, and laboratory exercises
Students will be required to demonstrate their proficiency in practical and written tests.
SWGDAM specified classes: molecular biology, biochemistry and genetics, or approval of course coordinator
Pre-course reading material may be assigned.
Materials Fee
Tuition No cost to POST supported or State of California based Law Enforcement agencies. A $600.00 tuition fee will be required of all other public agency, private sector, or out-of-state applicants.
Course Contact
Biology / DNA (916) 464-0600, FAX (916) 464-5818

Location Start Date
Richmond DNA Laboratory 04/30/18 08:00 AM

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If no classes are scheduled, you’ll be placed on a list that expresses your desire to attend this course.