January 27, 2017. Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, al-Farabi Kazakh National University hosted Dr. Andrei Semikhodsky, known geneticist, expert in criminalistics, the author of books and textbooks. Dr. Semikhodsky has held 1.5 hr lecture to biology as biotechnology students of the 2-nd and 3-rd years of education interested in forensic medicine and criminalistics. His main topics were focused on personal experimental experience, basic advantages of DNA analysis and genomic fingerprinting in criminalistics, conventional and novel techniques used for malefactor’s identification, and related legal aspects. Then there has been half an hour Q&A session.
Communicated by L.P. Lebedeva, A.M. Kalimagambetov, and Z.G. Aytasheva