Vendor Showcase

SoftGenetics Vendor Showcase: Advanced Technologies: Probabilistic Mixture Analysis, Deep-sequencing and mtDNA Benefits and Misconceptions

Wednesday September 26th, 2018 // 7:00 am - 9:00 am // 101

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Join us for breakfast to learn about… Advances in forensic DNA techniques require powerful, validated tools that can be smoothly incorporated into the laboratory workflow!

  1. Advanced software PowerTools for:
    • Probabilistic Mixture Analysis (MaSTR™ software) that is transparent, flexible, easy to use, economical and rapidly adopts to your lab’s protocols and data, fully contained within your laboratory.
    • High throughput sequence analysis of STR/Y-STR/mtDNA (GeneMarker®HTS software) with examples of concordance study results.
  2. How Mitochondrial DNA provides assistance in solving casework of the most challenging evidentiary samples. Validation reports, literature and trial software will be available to participants.

Pre-registration is requested, but not required. To register, please contact Teresa Snyder-Leiby via email ( or phone (814-237-9340 x 207).