Jordan Villanueva explores the journey of forensic DNA analysis with Randy Nagy, the CEO of Gentueri. They discuss how the industry transitioned from RFLP to STR analysis, and now to genealogy-focused genetic profiling. Randy shares Gentueri’s innovative approaches to improve sample collection and preservation, including their new product GenSpin™, which enhances DNA recovery from swabs. They also delve into the integration of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in collection kits, ensuring a robust sample collection procedure. As we look towards the future, there is potential to merge software technologies with hardware to streamline the collection process and empower anyone, anywhere to contribute to successful forensic analysis.