DNA PROFILING & ITSDNA PROFILING & ITSAPPLICATIONSAPPLICATIONS
DNA PROFILINGDNA PROFILING
DNA testingDNA testing
DNA typingDNA typing
, or , or
) is a) is atechnique used totechnique used todistinguish betweendistinguish betweenindividuals of theindividuals of thesame species usingsame species usingonly samples of their only samples of their DNA.DNA.
Who Invented it?Who Invented it?
•The process of DNAThe process of DNAfingerprinting wasfingerprinting wasinvented by Alecinvented by AlecJeffreys at theJeffreys at theUniversity of Leicester University of Leicester in 1985.in 1985.•He was knighted inHe was knighted in1994.1994.