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Is it possible to get a reliable match from 'microscopic hair analysis'?

In this NYT video it is said that a 2002 paper found that the false positive rate is 11% when also tested via mtDNA. The paper referenced is probably "Correlation of microscopic and mitochondrial ...
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Can a fingerprint be replicated to fool a security system?

Yes, replication/duplication of fingerprints has been demonstrated through the following methods. a. Gelatin/Silicone: Description of the process is present here and it further describes turning a two ...
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