Islamist militant 'Marwan' possibly killed in Philippines raid: FBI

DNA tests indicate one of the United States' "most wanted terrorists," Zulkifli bin Hir, also known as Marwan, may have been killed in a raid by police in the Philippines last week, the FBI said on Wednesday.

Only two bones identifiable in Mexico massacre: official

Mexico`s attorney general downplayed chances Monday of ever identifying charred remains attributed to the suspected massacre of 43 students, saying only two bones were salvageable for DNA tests.

Angry protesters block Acapulco airport in Mexico

Protesters angry at the alleged massacre of 43 missing Mexican students blocked access to Acapulco`s airport on Monday in the latest demonstration over a case that has repulsed the nation.

Mexico horrified by suspected massacre of 43 students

Mexico was confronted Saturday with one of the grisliest massacres in years of drug violence after gang suspects confessed to slaughtering 43 missing students and dumping their charcoaled remains in a river.

Suspects admit to massacring missing Mexico students
Suspects admit to massacring missing Mexico students

Gang suspects have confessed to killing 43 missing Mexican students, burning their bodies for 14 hours and tossing their charcoal-like remains in a river, authorities said, in a case causing national revulsion.

Google to offer Foundation Medicine's cancer tests as latest health benefit
Google to offer Foundation Medicine's cancer tests as latest health benefit

Google will soon start covering the cost of Foundation Medicine`s DNA tests for employees and their family-members suffering from cancer, as part of its health benefits portfolio.

Mass DNA tests at French school to find rapist

More than 500 male students and staff were to give DNA samples in an unprecedented operation launched Monday to uncover who raped a 16-year-old girl in the toilets of a French school.

EU proposes DNA tests for horsemeat traces in beef

In a bid to tackle the widening horsemeat scandal in Europe, European Union Health Commissioner Tonio Borg told the member countries to conduct DNA tests on processed beef.

DNA tests can tell baby’s sex in 7 weeks: Study

A review study has suggested that tests using cell-free fetal DNA obtained from mother`s blood could predict fetus gender as early as 7 weeks into a pregnancy.

DNA tests confirm remains of abducted officer and his friend

Over six months after they were
abducted by Maoists in Ayodhya hills in West Bengal`s Purulia district, the skeletal remains of a police intelligence
officer and his friend were identified by DNA tests.

DNA tests link Southern leprosy cases to armadillo

Scientists have fingered a likely culprit in the spread of leprosy in US: the nine-banded armadillo.

DNA tests link Southern leprosy cases to armadillo

Scientists have fingered a likely culprit in the spread of leprosy in US: the nine-banded armadillo.

Mangalore crash: DNA tests to be done for identifying bodies

With 81 badly charred bodies of
the Air India flight crash yet to be identified, authorities
have decided to conduct DNA test on Sunday.

CID allowed to conduct DNA tests on Halappa

A local court on Friday permitted CID
to conduct DNA and voice tests on former minister H Halappa
facing charges of rape and criminal intimidation.

DNA tests vindicate US man convicted of rape

An Ohio man who spent nearly 30 years in prison is being released after new DNA tests showed he didn`t rape an 11-year-old girl.

Russians, Poles try to identify crash bodies

Russian and Polish investigators struggled on Monday to identify the remains of nearly 100 people killed in a weekend plane crash in which Poland`s President and many other top officials perished.

Italy orders DNA tests to identify WWII victims

Italy has ordered DNA tests on 12 unidentified victims killed by Nazi troops in one of the deadliest massacres during World War II.