Forensics.Academic Press (New York New York, state, United States
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One of two types of nucleic acid (the other is RNA); a complex organic compound found in all living cells and many viruses. It is the chemical substance of genes. ; From The Laboratory to the Courtroom," a new book that covers genetic testing Genetic Testing Definition
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CRC (Cyclical Redundancy Checking) An error checking technique used to ensure the accuracy of transmitting digital data. The transmitted messages are divided into predetermined lengths which, used as dividends, are divided by a fixed divisor. Press (Boca Raton, FL), a unit of Taylor & Francis, has published "Forensic Epidemiology," a hardback book that attempts to demonstrate the important role of forensic epidemiology in public health, the medical community and the legal system. Focusing on the commonality of goals for all fields, the text explains the methods to collect, analyze and interpret data for criminal investigations with case studies. Chapters cover the role of the forensic epidemiologist in the ME/C Office, foundations of forensic epidemiology, the death certificate, natural deaths, accidental deaths, suicide deaths, undetermined deaths, expert witnesses, and special cases. The new volume costs $130. The American Bar Association's (Chicago, IL) "The Commercial Real Estate Lawyer's Job" is a paperback book written for real estate lawyers that carries basic instruction on commercial real estate assignments. The book explains the most common transactions, their associated tasks, and offers advice for organizing workload, it includes coverage of: real property interests and deeds; purchases and sales; debt and equity financing; mezzanine loans; real estate investment trusts; leases and property documents; and, transaction closings. It costs $90.