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July 18, 2019

Study Finds Any Human Hair Can Be Used for Identification

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Posted: Thursday, July 4, 2019 12:00 am

Any single hair from anywhere on the human body can be used to identify a person.

This conclusion is one of the key findings from a nearly year-long study by a team of researchers from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s (LLNL) Forensic Science Center (FSC) and Michigan State University.

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