Pentagon Closing In on Rapid DNA Technology

Posted January 28, 2014 at 8:31am

“Researchers are closing in on the final steps of a new system to analyze human DNA in 90 minutes instead of the two to three weeks it now takes, according to interviews with Pentagon and industry officials,” USA Today reports.  

“Such a dramatic cut in the amount of time to get a DNA sample has huge ramifications for law enforcement, war crimes investigations and immigration.”