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Late on the evening of June 1, 2015, the Oriental Star Ferry from Nanjing bound to Chongqing, overturned in Hubei Shishou of Yangtze River as the sudden tornado. In order to rapidly determine the victim identities, the criminal technicians from the Ministry of public security of Hubei Province, Jingzhou City, Jianli County formed a special working group on the DNA testing, data comparison and kinship analysis to the remains of the deceased and relatives of missing persons.
It is reported that the shipwreck victims were involved 8 provinces, and there were only single-parent blood samples for 107 of them. More genetic testing methods were necessarily applied as the probability of matching of single-parent testing.
Expressmarker mtDNA-SNP 60 Kit, researched and produced by AGCU was used for these uncertain personal identifications, which enabled the fast detection of 60 mtSNPs within 2.5 hours, rapidly and accurately finished the above single-parent verification.