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Table 2 Forensic exhibits and some epigenetic markers (CpG) information available using Illumina Infinium HumanMethylation450 BeadChip array

From: Crime investigation through DNA methylation analysis: methods and applications in forensics

S. No. Forensic exhibits Gene Map Infoc CpG Target/Illumina IDc References
1. Blood/MNCa MAFG
SBNO2
MYO1G
NCOR2
Chr17: 79881543
Chr19: 1155225
Chr7: 45018849
Chr12: 124950720
cg01543184
cg06578434
cg10673833
cg25922751
(Thompson et al., 2012; Smith et al., 2014; Benton et al., 2015; Lee et al., 2015)
Saliva/BECb DMRTA2
BARX1
HOXA3
NFIX
Chr1: 50884480
Chr9: 96715256
Chr7: 27146262
Chr19: 13112283
cg10512745
cg13398482
cg01964852
cg22824635
Vaginal Secretion/Menstrual Fluid HOXD9
HOTAIR
C3
SHANK3
Chr2: 176988203
Chr12: 54355528
Chr19: 6721955
Chr22: 51169500
cg22541735
cg26079753
cg14279361
cg06422471
Semen ACCN4;ASIC4
PLEC;MIR661
SARS
ANKAR
DACT1
USP49
Chr2: 220379058
Chr8: 145018185
Chr1: 109756023
Chr2: 190540650
Chr14: 59104243
Chr6: 41862737
cg24743778 cg26763284
cg18346935
cg05540789
cg04216397
cg01289140
2. Monozygotic twins SLC6A4/SERT
MAOA
PTPN7
Chr17: 28562220
ChrX: 43515457
Chr1: 202129566
cg22584138
cg14191108
cg18384097
(Wong et al., 2010; Zhao et al., 2011; Souren et al., 2013)
3. Age CELF6
NHLRC1
EDARADD
ASPA
PDE4C
ELOVL2
Chr15: 72612125
Chr6: 18122719
Chr1: 236559675
Chr17:3377265
Chr19: 18343901
Chr6: 11043368
cg21801378
cg22736354
cg09809672
cg02228185
cg17861230 cg01799681
(Bocklandt et al., 2011; Zykovich et al., 2013; Bekaert et al., 2015; Jones et al., 2015; Eipel et al., 2016)
4. Race/Ethnic CD101; IGSF2
PLSCR2
KRTCAP3
PM20D1
Chr1:117544416
Chr3:146213845
Chr 2: 27665128
Chr1:205818956
cg23953831
cg15847988
cg24768116
cg17178900
(Fraser et al., 2012; Heyn et al., 2013)
5. Smoking
Obesity
T2D
Pain
AHRR
F2RL3
PLIN4
FTO
ADCY1
Chr5: 373378
Chr19: 17000585
Chr19: 4517804
Chr16: 53809231
Chr11: 507970
cg05575921
cg03636183
cg01907005
cg26580413
cg06417962
(Breitling et al., 2011; Zeilinger et al., 2013; Bell et al., 2014; Benton et al., 2015)
  1. aMononuclear cells
  2. bBuccal epithelial cells
  3. c(Source: Infinium HumanMethylation450K v1.2 Product Files for Beadchip, https://support.illumina.com/downloads/infinium_humanmethylation450_product_files.html)