Sunday, March 11, 2018

BCS Opens DNA Blood Bank to Help Identify Missing Persons

Translated By Yaqui for Borderland Beat from: El Mundo Digital

March 9, 2018

With the opening of the National Bank of Genetics DNA samples will help facilitate the identification of missing persons.

The Attorney General of the State (PGJE), in coordination with the Attorney General's Office (PGR) and the Federal Police (PF), invites interested parties to participate from March  9 to 11th in the taking genetic blood  samples from relatives of missing persons.

The Attorney General of the State of BCS, Daniel de la Rosa Anaya,  said that the event will be in the Blood Bank, located in the street Lic. Primo Verdad, between N. Bravo and M. Ocampo, ie, in the old  Salvatierra Hospital building , this weekend from 9am to 5pm the DNA samples will be taken.
This action, explained the Attorney General, is being carried out simultaneously in several states of the country and has the objective of creating the National Bank of Human Identification Genetics Samples, which will help lidentify located missing persons across the nation.

De la Rosa Anaya affirmed that the creation of the Genetic Bank will make it possible to expedite the  identification of missing persons once they have been located and also help bring closure to the families who are desperately seeking missing loved ones.

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