update: STR allele frequencies Europe
A new release of STRidER (STRs for Identity ENFSI Reference Database), the expanded and enhanced version of the ENFSI STRbASE (2004-2016), is available here since March 30, 2020: https://STRidER.online).
In Germany it is recommended to use most recent the European allele frequencies as a standard. To receive periodic news and stay updated about STRidER, you may register here for the STRidER newsletter:
For the biostatistics modules of the GEDNAP proficiency tests in 2020 the recent allele frequencies [source: "Europe" in STRidER_frequencies_2019-08-02] will be used as well.
GEDNAP Proficiency Tests 2019
The GEDNAP Proficiency Tests 58 & 59 have started in July 2019. The deadline for result submission was 20 December 2019.
The evaluation of the results waspresented during the 40th Spurenworkshop that took place on February 20 – 22, 2020 in Munich.
Organizer was: PD Dr. Katja Anslinger (Fax : ++49 (0)89/2180 – 73 310; email: Katja.Anslinger at med.uni-muenchen.de.
GEDNAP Proficiency Tests 2018
The GEDNAP Proficiency Tests 56 & 57 have started in June 2018. The deadline for result submission is 04 December 2018.
The evaluation of the results will be presented during the 39. Spurenworkshop will take place on February 21 – 23, 2019 in >Jena
Organizer will be: Dr. rer. nat. Juliane Sanft (Tel.: +49 (0) 3641-9397110; email: firstname.lastname@example.org).
GEDNAP Proficiency Tests 2017
The GEDNAP Proficiency Tests 54 & 55 have started in August 2017. The dealine for result submission was December 2017. The evaluation of the results will be presented during the 38. Spurenworkshop will take place on 22 – 24 February 2018 in >Basel, Switzerland
Organizer will be: Prof. Eva Scheurer and her team
38th Stain Workshop in Basel (Switzerland) 2018
The Institute of Legal Medicine Basel has hosted the 38th Stain Workshop on February 22 – 24, 2018 (http://www.r-km.de/Spurenworkshop2018).
37th Stain Workshop in Gießen (Germany) 2017
The Gießen Institute of Legal Medicine will host host the 37th Stain Workshop on Februar 16. – 18, 2017 (http://www.r-km.de/Spurenworkshop2017).
GEDNAP Proficiency Tests 2016
The GEDNAP Proficiency Tests 52 & 53 have started in August 2016. The dealine for resul submission is December, 2016. The evaluation of the results will be presented during the 37. Spurenworkshop will take place on 17 and 18 February 2017 in >Gießen, Germany
Organizers will be: Reinhard B. Dettmeyer and Frank Heidorn
GEDNAP Proficiency Tests 2014
The GEDNAP Proficiency Tests 48 & 49 started in June, 2014 and ended in December, 2014. The evaluation of the results will be presented during the 35. Spurenworkshop will take place on 27 and 28 February 2015 in Berlin
Organizers will be: Marion Nagy und Lutz Roewer
33rd Stain workshop in Halle (Saale)
More than 400 persons from 9 different European countries attended the 33rd Stain workshop in Halle (Saale) on February 22 and 23, 2013. Prof. Dr. Peter Schneider’s presentation on drop-out / drop-in events is available in our download center.
Registration for the 25th world congress of the International Society for Forensic Genetics (ISFG) is now open. Early Bird registration closes on the 2 June 2013 (http://isfg2013.org).