Palatal Rugae: Systematic Analysis of its Shape and Dimensions for Use in Human Identification

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Hermosilla Venegas, Valeria; San Pedro Valenzuela, Jaime; Cantín López, Mario; Suazo Galdames, Iván Claudio;
(2009)
  • Publisher: Sociedad Chilena de Anatomía
  • Subject: Palatal rugae | Palate | Rugoscopy | Forensic | Human identification | Rugas palatinas | Paladar | Rugoscopía | Forense | Identificación humana

Establish a person's identity can be a very complex process, one of the main objectives of the forensic sciences. The analysis of the teeth, fingerprints and DNA comparison, are probably the most used technics, allowing fast and secure identification processes. However,... View more
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