Relative’s DNA Leads Police to Killer

Relationship DNA testing has helped police make a breakthrough in a high profile murder case more than 40 years after the crime was committed. Karen Klaas, the ex-wife of Righteous Brothers star Bill Medley, was raped and strangled at her California home in 1976....

Woman Finds Siblings by DNA Testing

A woman who was adopted at birth has been reunited with her siblings after DNA testing. Amanda Miller, from Boynton Beach in the US state of Florida, had a happy life with her adopted family but always yearned to find out more about where she had come from. In...

DNA Used to Identify War Victims

DNA samples from relatives are being used to identify victims from the war in Bosnia more than 20 years after their deaths. Thousands of people who died during the conflict in the 1990s still remain unidentified, meaning their families have been unable to hold...

DNA in Fight Against Bio Weapons

DNA testing kits are set to be used by the US army to detect substances used in biological warfare. The US Department of Defense has started trials using portable equipment which can test DNA samples and identify whether they contain one of 10 biological agents....

Kidnapped for 18 Years DNA Helps

DNA testing has helped a woman be reunited with her parents – 18 years after she was abducted as a baby. Kamiyah Mobley was taken from the hospital where she was born when she was just eight hours old. She was then brought up by her alleged kidnapper, Gloria Williams,...