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There are two main ways DNA is used to solve crimes: the DNA gathered from a crime scene is compared to the DNA of potential suspects, or the DNA gathered from the scene is run through a database in hopes of finding a ma... More »

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DNA stands for deoxyribonucleic acid, which is the molecule that carries genetic information in humans and all other living organisms. More »

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DNA tests are close to 100 percent accurate in establishing paternity, according to BabyMed. A paternity test establishes the biological match between a baby and an alleged father. More »

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Athletic DNA is an elite membership club for tennis professionals, trainers, coaches and upcoming juniors. It sells high-performance tennis apparel that includes tops, bottoms, hoodies, warm-ups, T-shirts and accessories... More »

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The subunit of DNA is called a nucleotide. A nucleotide is the basic subunit in a nucleic acid and consists of a pentose sugar, a phosphate and a heterocyclic amine. More »

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