British geneticist Professor Sir Alec Jeffreys, the inventor of DNA fingerprinting, is widely considered the founder of forensic genetics. In honour of Alec Jeffreys' extensive career and his retirement in 2012, Investigative Genetics has published a special series on DNA fingerprinting. You can also listen to our interview podcast with Alec Jeffreys, where he discusses DNA fingerprinting and its impact on society. If you would like your manuscript to be considered as part of the DNA fingerprinting thematic series, please submit thorugh our website and mention this in your cover letter.
Prof Bruce Budowle, Prof Manfred Kayser, Prof Antti Sajantila