Frequently Asked Questions
What type of DNA exhibits can you process?
Our laboratory has experience in processing a wide variety of biological samples, including but not limited to: bodily fluids, soft tissue samples, bones, teeth, clothing, handled items, personal effects, reference samples or medical samples.
Who do I contact to get an exhibit examined?
Please contact us at forensicDNAlab@bcit.ca for a consultation on the type of analysis you need before sending us any exhibits.
What type of analysis do you perform?
We perform biological screening for the presence of blood, semen and/or saliva as well as nuclear DNA typing on suitable exhibits.
How much does it cost?
The cost is dependent on the number and type of samples you have for analysis. Please contact us at forensicDNAlab@bcit.ca for a consultation on your specific needs.