Vivek Sahajpal

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Identification of shed or plucked origin of Indian peafowl (Pavo cristatus) tail feathers: preliminary findings
    Vivek Sahajpal
    Wildlife Forensic Laboratory, Wildlife Institute of India, Dehradun 248001, Uttranchal Uttrakhand, India
    Sci Justice 48:76-8. 2008
  2. pmc Dealing wildlife offences in India: role of the hair as physical evidence
    Vivek Sahajpal
    Wildlife Forensic Laboratory, Noida, India
    Int J Trichology 1:18-26. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Microscopic hair characteristics of a few bovid species listed under Schedule-I of Wildlife (Protection) Act 1972 of India
    Vivek Sahajpal
    Wildlife Forensic Lab, Wildlife Institute of India, Dehradoon 248001, India
    Forensic Sci Int 189:34-45. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Identification of a forensic case using microscopy and forensically informative nucleotide sequencing (FINS): a case study of small Indian civet (Viverricula indica)
    Vivek Sahajpal
    Wildlife Forensic Laboratory, Wildlife Institute of India, Chandrabani, Dehradoon 248001, India
    Sci Justice 50:94-7. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Identification of mongoose (genus: Herpestes) species from hair through band pattern studies using discriminate functional analysis (DFA) and microscopic examination
    Vivek Sahajpal
    Wildlife Forensic Laboratory, Wildlife Institute of India, Post Box 18, Dehradoon 248001, India
    Sci Justice 49:205-9. 2009

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Identification of shed or plucked origin of Indian peafowl (Pavo cristatus) tail feathers: preliminary findings
    Vivek Sahajpal
    Wildlife Forensic Laboratory, Wildlife Institute of India, Dehradun 248001, Uttranchal Uttrakhand, India
    Sci Justice 48:76-8. 2008
    ..A chemical test to show the presence of blood on the roots of plucked feathers was used to corroborate the plucked origin of feathers...
  2. pmc Dealing wildlife offences in India: role of the hair as physical evidence
    Vivek Sahajpal
    Wildlife Forensic Laboratory, Noida, India
    Int J Trichology 1:18-26. 2009
    ..Finally, the use of mitochondrial DNA for species identification is also discussed...
  3. doi request reprint Microscopic hair characteristics of a few bovid species listed under Schedule-I of Wildlife (Protection) Act 1972 of India
    Vivek Sahajpal
    Wildlife Forensic Lab, Wildlife Institute of India, Dehradoon 248001, India
    Forensic Sci Int 189:34-45. 2009
    ..In addition to wild species, hair characteristics of three domestic species have been examined and compared with the selected wild species...
  4. doi request reprint Identification of a forensic case using microscopy and forensically informative nucleotide sequencing (FINS): a case study of small Indian civet (Viverricula indica)
    Vivek Sahajpal
    Wildlife Forensic Laboratory, Wildlife Institute of India, Chandrabani, Dehradoon 248001, India
    Sci Justice 50:94-7. 2010
    ..With respect to DNA extraction technology we found that automatic extraction method of Biorobot EZ1 (Qiagen) is quite useful with less amount of sample (much below recommended amount)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Identification of mongoose (genus: Herpestes) species from hair through band pattern studies using discriminate functional analysis (DFA) and microscopic examination
    Vivek Sahajpal
    Wildlife Forensic Laboratory, Wildlife Institute of India, Post Box 18, Dehradoon 248001, India
    Sci Justice 49:205-9. 2009
    ..It was possible to distinguish between the four species studied, based on both these methods...