Forensic Serology,
Edition 1
By Shanan S. Tobe

Publication Date: 01 Sep 2024
Awaiting publication
Forensic Serology provides a comprehensive and complete synopsis of forensic serology. The book includes background information on different biological substances that can be detected, how the serological tests work, what the testing looks like, how to interpret the results, and what those results tell us. Coverage includes all aspects of serological testing, including basic presumptive testing, confirmatory testing, and new methods of testing, such as mRNA, methylation, proteomics, and much more. The book is written at a level that anyone with basic knowledge of science can fully understand, thus filling a gap in the market.

Key Features

  • Covers all aspects of forensic serology and relevant bodily fluids
  • Provides background information on different biological substances, how the tests work, what the testing looks like, how to interpret the results, and what the results mean
  • Includes color illustrations that provide readers with a full understanding of forensic serological testing
About the author
By Shanan S. Tobe, Senior Lecturer, Forensic Science, Murdoch University, Australia
Table of Contents
Part I Techniques
1. Alternative Light Sources
2. Antigen / Antibody Reactions
3. Chemical Reactions
4. Raman Spectroscopy

Part II Topics
5. Chemical Tests
6. Immunological Tests
7. mRNA
8. Methylation States
9. Proteomics
Book details
ISBN: 9780128129685
Page Count: 300
Retail Price : £78.99
9780123749994; 9780128000373; 9780123745132
Undergraduate and graduate students and instructors in forensic science programs, also as an operational text for labs that carry out serological work