Microbial forensics: What next?

Stephen A. Morse, Bruce Budowle, Steven E. Schutzer

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Microbial forensics is currently organized as a subspecialty of epidemiology or of traditional forensics, and its growth into its own discipline will proceed for many years. However, the necessity for a separate discipline of microbial forensics will be dependent on the number of future biocrime events and the resources available for such specific investigations.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationMicrobial Forensics
Number of pages4
ISBN (Electronic)9780128153796
StatePublished - Jan 1 2019

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Social Sciences(all)


  • Biocrimes
  • Epidemiology
  • Evidence
  • Investigations
  • Microbial forensics


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