Biostatistical Treatment of Hits in DNA Data Bases
The Stain Commission has developed guidelines for the proper statistical treatment of hits in DNA data bases. The German manuscript has been submitted to the journal RECHTSMEDIZIN. An essential parameter is the size of the relevant database (here: no of persons in the German Natinoal DNA Database, DAD), that is given below:
|Month_Year||no of persons in the DAD|
Peter Schneider has created an Excel spreadsheet for calculation that can be downloaded here.
Also available is this presentation on this topic held at the Spurenworkshop in Zurich here.