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  1. The Y chromosome polymorphism has been widely studied for human migrations, population genetics, forensic applications, and paternity analysis. However, studies regarding genetic lineage and population genetic...

    Authors: Ahmed Ch. Kassab, Hissah Fahad Mohammed Alaqeel, Safia A. Messaoudi, Saranya R. Babu, Sajjad Ali Shahid and Abdul Rauf Chaudhary

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:30

    Content type: Original Article

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  2. Identifying human remains which are skeletonized, carbonized, disfigured, or fragmentized is a common task for forensic anthropologists and odontologists.

    Authors: Majid Ghazi Aljaber Abo Fakher, Maher Al-assaf, Sharif Mimas, Mourad Aljaber Abo Fakher, Mahmoud Abdul-hak and Houssein Nofal

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:28

    Content type: Case Report

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  3. Forensic DNA phenotyping has gained momentum in the recent past due to the prediction of externally visible characters (EVCs) from the biological sample. The most common phenotypes like eye, hair, and skin col...

    Authors: Nihad A.M Al-Rashedi, Amar Mousa Mandal and Laith AH ALObaidi

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:27

    Content type: Original Article

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  4. Pesticide poisoning is recognized as an important public health problem worldwide, especially in the developing countries, such as Tunisia, where these products are massively used in agriculture. The objective...

    Authors: Souheil Mlayeh, Khaled Annabi, Amal Ben Daly, Maher Jedidi and Mohamed Ben Dhiab

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:26

    Content type: Original Article

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  5. A cross-sectional study was done on 900 children of North Indian origin, (male = 458; female = 442) aged 10 to 16 years. Digital radiovisiography of permanent mandibular second molar was chosen over higher rad...

    Authors: Harsh Vijay Singh, Namita Kalra, Rishi Tyagi and Amit Khatri

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:25

    Content type: Original Article

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  6. This study aims to detect myoglobin staining in the cases in which were suspected that intoxication was the cause of death.

    Authors: Natarat Kaisang, Kotchakorn Promsawat, Weerachai Jantasorn and Smith Srisont

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:22

    Content type: Original Article

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  7. The rate of decomposition of the organs of the body has been widely studied by forensic pathology experts for the determination of time elapsed after death. But researches pertaining to the dental pulp organ h...

    Authors: Lipsa Bhuyan, Shyam Sundar Behura, Kailash Chandra Dash, Pallavi Mishra, Niva Mahapatra and Abikshyeet Panda

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:19

    Content type: Original Article

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  8. The evolution of virtual technology in estimating stature through multi-slice computed tomography scanning can be essential for mass disasters and forensic cases. Regression formulae were generated directly fr...

    Authors: Lai Poh Soon, Mohamad Helmee Mohamad Noor, Nurliza Abdullah and Helmi Hadi

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:18

    Content type: Original Article

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  9. In the absence of cadaveric tissues, forensic simulation, trauma modelling, and cranial surgical training necessitates a surrogate for the human calvaria. This study investigates the validity of Bos taurus scapul...

    Authors: S. C. Taylor, N. Hammer, J. Zwirner, B. Ondruschka and D. C. Kieser

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:17

    Content type: Original Article

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  10. Body odour of an individual has a unique composition due to the combined influences of genetic, dietary, and environmental factors. This exploratory study was conducted to investigate the feasibility of obtain...

    Authors: Muhammad Hafizuddin Mohd Kamal, Yusmazura Zakaria, Muhammad Lokman Md Isa and Nik Fakhuruddin Nik Hassan

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:15

    Content type: Original Article

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  11. A study was conducted to determine whether the habitualness among individuals to apply saliva to their fingertips (for moistening) while shuffling through pages of a document can provide evidence in cases pert...

    Authors: Mukesh Kumar Thakar, Vivek Sahajpal, Amandeep Kaur Bhambara, Deepika Bhandari and Arun Sharma

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:14

    Content type: Original Article

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  12. A correct identification of species is fundamental in order to derive all the biological, ecological, and behavioral information useful to reconstruct previous events when insects are used in forensic and fune...

    Authors: G. Giordani and S. Vanin

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:13

    Content type: Original Article

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  13. Maxillofacial fractures are of great medico-legal implications because they are of common occurrence with other injuries, predominantly head injuries that might involve serious esthetic and functional problems...

    Authors: Doaa M. El Shehaby, Alsayed Magdi Alsayed Farahat, Mohammed S. Shahine and Heba M. Mohammed

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:11

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  14. Venezuela has experienced soaring rates of violent crime, in particular, homicides. The Aragua state with 142 to 168 crimes per 100,000 inhabitants has the highest homicide rate in the last 5 years. All these ...

    Authors: José Nuñez Rodríguez, Mary Bonilla Villarreal and Jonathan Liria

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:10

    Content type: Short Report

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  15. Age estimation is of prime importance in forensic science and clinical dentistry. In children, age estimation can be done by skeletal maturity indicators like hand-wrist radiographs and dental age estimation. ...

    Authors: Purnima Vadla, R. Surekha, Guttikonda Venkateswara Rao, G. Deepthi, Sayani Naveen and Chippalapally Arun Kumar

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:9

    Content type: Original Article

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  16. The ability to present complex forensic evidence in a courtroom in a manner that is fully comprehensible to all stakeholders remains problematic. Individual subjective interpretations may impede a collective a...

    Authors: K. Sheppard, S. J. Fieldhouse and J. P. Cassella

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:8

    Content type: Original Article

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  17. The popularity of air weapons is increasing. They are often viewed as toys, rather than potentially lethal weapons. Regulations on purchase and ownership of air weapons differ from country to country. The majo...

    Authors: Boris Dumenčić, Jasmina Rajc, Deni Pavoković and Tena Damjanović

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:7

    Content type: Case Report

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    The Correction to this article has been published in Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:23

  18. Cyber violence against women and girls is an emerging worldwide problem with a grave impact on individuals and societies. This study aimed to assess the problem of cyber violence against women among the Egypti...

    Authors: Fatma Mohamed Hassan, Fatma Nada Khalifa, Eman D. El Desouky, Marwa Rashad Salem and Mona Mohamed Ali

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:6

    Content type: Original Article

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  19. The applicability of dental age estimation has been expanded to meet a variety of medico-legal needs, law enforcement, and disaster victim identification. The objective of this study is to examine the applicab...

    Authors: Arofi Kurniawan, Shintya Rizky Ayu Agitha, Mieke Sylvia Margaretha, Haryono Utomo, An’nisaa Chusida, Agung Sosiawan, Maria Istiqomah Marini and Beta Novia Rizky

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:5

    Content type: Original Article

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  20. Black esophagus is a rare medical condition, characterized by a circumferential blackish discoloration of the distal part of the esophageal mucosa, abruptly ending at the gastroesophageal junction. The etiolog...

    Authors: Anja Kerschen, Gregory Schmit, Evy De Boosere, Cristian Palmiere and Jessica Vanhaebost

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:4

    Content type: Review

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  21. The assimilation between three-dimensional (3D) imaging techniques and dental forensic science can provide rich and stable information for human identification. This study aimed to determine the effective numb...

    Authors: Arofi Kurniawan, Kouya Yodokawa, Moe Kosaka, Koichi Ito, Keiichi Sasaki, Takafumi Aoki and Toshihiko Suzuki

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:3

    Content type: Original Article

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  22. This study aimed to estimate the chronological age of individuals according to the correlation of age with morphological variables of the maxillary canine teeth using cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) based...

    Authors: Fatemeh Salemi, Maryam Farhadian, Bahare Askari Sabzkouhi, Samira Saati and Nika Nafisi

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:2

    Content type: Original Article

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  23. Human identification is of a paramount forensic concern. It includes sex determination which becomes extremely complex and tricky especially in fragmentary remains.

    Authors: Hend M.H. Abo El-Atta, Rania Hamed Abdel-Rahman, Galal El-Hawary and Heba M. Abo El-Al-Atta

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:1

    Content type: Short Report

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  24. To do a comprehensive analysis of all exhumation and post mortem examination (EPME) performed in South-South region of Nigeria, with an aim to determine the causes of death and various factors that affect it.

    Authors: Wilson Oberaifo Akhiwu and Chukwuemeka Charles Nwafor

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2019 9:67

    Content type: Original Article

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  25. Coleoptera is the second most important group of entomofauna associated with decomposition, yet little is known about its role in decomposition and postmortem colonization of carcasses in India and other parts...

    Authors: Neha Singh and Madhu Bala

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2019 9:66

    Content type: Original Article

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  26. Blowfly larvae and pupae collected during post-mortem forensic investigation can be analysed to detect drugs or toxins in a dead body. Drug or toxin-contaminated tissues of human remains consumed by blowfly la...

    Authors: Nooratiny Ishak, Abu Hassan Ahmad, Siti Azizah Mohamad Noor and Azwandi Ahmad

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2019 9:65

    Content type: Original Article

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  27. Previous reported cases on excited delirium syndrome studied on the common clinical manifestations of the syndrome. The usual forensics implication for the syndrome is that death commonly is associated with re...

    Authors: Shatishraj Jothee, Mohamed Swarhib Shafie and Faridah Mohd Nor

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2019 9:64

    Content type: Case Report

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    The Correction to this article has been published in Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2020 10:20

  28. Sex determination is one of the leading criterion in identification and verification of an individual. However, the potential roles of differences in adjacent fingerprint white line count (FWLC) in sex inferen...

    Authors: Magaji Garba Taura, Lawan Hassan Adamu, Abdullahi Yusuf Asuku, Kabiru Bilkisu Umar and Musa Abubakar

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2019 9:63

    Content type: Original Article

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  29. Height estimation is an important stage of forensic investigation to identify an unknown person. The problem of unidentified human remains in the study area, due to local militia activities, kidnapping, and mu...

    Authors: Dennis E. O. Eboh and John O. Ohaju-Obodo

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2019 9:62

    Content type: Original Article

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  30. The height of an individual in the upright posture is referred to as stature. The evaluation of the stature of an individual is an essential step in identification. Estimation of stature is commonly performed ...

    Authors: Bharath Rao K, Madhumitha Natarajan, Arul Amalan, Runki Saran, Ravi Gupta, Saurabh Kumar, Amith Singh and P. Kalyana Chakravarthy

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2019 9:60

    Content type: Original Article

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  31. Stature estimation is an initial and essential component of any medico-legal investigations. However, it becomes more challenging when only skull remains are available. So, the goal of this study is to assess ...

    Authors: Rana Adel, Hala Mohamed Ahmed, Osama A. Hassan and Ehab A. Abdelgawad

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2019 9:59

    Content type: Original Article

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  32. Sex estimation using the subpubic angle of the pelvis is highly accurate for identification of unknown skeletonized remains. This study compared two methods for measuring the subpubic angle from reconstructed ...

    Authors: Siti Hanum Mohd Ali, Normaliza Omar, Mohamed Swarhib Shafie, Nik Azuan Nik Ismail, Helmi Hadi and Faridah Mohd Nor

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2019 9:57

    Content type: Original Article

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  33. Considering the practicality of geometric morphometrics which could discriminate insect species, this application was extended to the analysis of blow fly larval growth based on cephalopharyngeal skeleton. In ...

    Authors: Li-Xuan Sim and Raja M. Zuha

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2019 9:55

    Content type: Short Report

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  34. The original version of the aforementioned article (Madadin and Almazrooei 2019) contained an error with regard to the institutional affiliation of the first author (Mohammed Madadin).

    Authors: Mohammed Madadin and Khamis Almazrooei

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2019 9:54

    Content type: Correction

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    The original article was published in Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2019 9:5

  35. This study aimed to test the sensitivity and specificity of the third molar maturity index (I3M) cutoff value to discriminate between individuals above and below 18 years of age in an Egyptian sample.

    Authors: Amal A. El-Bakary, Somaia M. El-Azab, Heba M. Abou El Atta, Luz Andrea Velandia Palacio and Roberto Cameriere

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2019 9:52

    Content type: Original Article

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  36. Estimation of body height from measurement of various body parts is a particular interest to forensic scientists to complete biological profile after death. However, establishing the identity of an individual ...

    Authors: Bickes Wube Sume

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2019 9:51

    Content type: Original Article

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  37. Fingerprint, though still remains one of the best possible means of individual identification, is often lost during the recovery process. The successful utilisation of developed fingerprint for identification ...

    Authors: Revathi Rajan, Yusmazura Zakaria, Shaharum Shamsuddin and Nik Fakhuruddin Nik Hassan

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2019 9:50

    Content type: Original Article

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  38. The present study aims to examine the extent of variation in genuine handwriting characteristics across 10 years. One hundred samples (one admitted handwriting and three exemplars) were collected from 25 subje...

    Authors: Mebin Wilson Thomas and Santhosh Kareepadath Rajan

    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences 2019 9:49

    Content type: Original Article

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