DNA consulting and DNA testing

Human Identification Technologies (HIT) provides a multitude of Short Tandem Repeat (STR) DNA testing platforms that are based on the Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) technology. Testing methods include the analysis of 13 locations used by the FBI’s Combined DNA Index System (CODIS).

Testing Platforms

General Screening Methods

  • Alternate Light Source
  • Stereomicroscopy
  • Lighted Magnification
  • Mapping

Tests for Blood

  • Ortho-Tolidine
  • Phenolphthalein
  • Hematrace®
  • Seratec® HemDirect

Test for Saliva

  • Radial Diffusion Amalase Assay

Tests for Semen

  • Acid Phosphatase
  • Seratec® PSA
  • Cellular Microscopy

DNA Extraction

  • Organic (Phenol/Chloroform)
  • Differential Extraction is used for samples with sperm
  • QIAamp® DNA Micro

DNA Quantification

  • Quantifiler®
  • Quanitfiler® Duo (Distinguishes Male DNA)

DNA Amplification

  • Identifiler®
  • Identifiler Plus®
  • MiniFiler® (Low Level DNA)
  • Profiler Plus®
  • COfiler®
  • Y-Filer® (Male Only)

STR Analysis

  • 310 Genetic Analyzer
  • 3130 Genetic Analyzer

STR Data Analysis

  • GeneMapperIDTM v3.2



Testing Downloads

Contact Us

Human Identification Technologies

P.O. Box 608 Redlands, CA 92373