Jodi A Irwin

Summary

Affiliation: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Investigation of heteroplasmy in the human mitochondrial DNA control region: a synthesis of observations from more than 5000 global population samples
    Jodi A Irwin
    Research Department, Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, 1413 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Mol Evol 68:516-27. 2009
  2. doi request reprint mtGenome reference population databases and the future of forensic mtDNA analysis
    Jodi A Irwin
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, 1413 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 5:222-5. 2011
  3. doi request reprint The mtDNA composition of Uzbekistan: a microcosm of Central Asian patterns
    Jodi A Irwin
    Research Department, Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory AFDIL, 1413 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD, 20850, USA
    Int J Legal Med 124:195-204. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Characterization of a modified amplification approach for improved STR recovery from severely degraded skeletal elements
    Jodi A Irwin
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, 1413 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 6:578-87. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA control region variation in a population sample from Hong Kong, China
    Jodi A Irwin
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, Rockville, MD 20850, United States
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 3:e119-25. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint DNA identification of "Earthquake McGoon" 50 years postmortem
    Jodi A Irwin
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, AFIP Annex, 1413 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Forensic Sci 52:1115-8. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Mitochondrial control region sequences from a U.S. "Hispanic" population sample
    Jessica L Saunier
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, Rockville, MD 20850, United States
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 2:e19-23. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Development and expansion of high-quality control region databases to improve forensic mtDNA evidence interpretation
    Jodi A Irwin
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory AFDIL, 1413 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 1:154-7. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial control region sequences from a Vietnamese population sample
    Jodi A Irwin
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, 1413 Research Boulevard, Building 101, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Int J Legal Med 122:257-9. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Mitochondrial control region sequences from an African American population sample
    Toni M Diegoli
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, 1413 Research Boulevard, Building 101, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 4:e45-52. 2009

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Publications23

  1. doi request reprint Investigation of heteroplasmy in the human mitochondrial DNA control region: a synthesis of observations from more than 5000 global population samples
    Jodi A Irwin
    Research Department, Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, 1413 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Mol Evol 68:516-27. 2009
    ....
  2. doi request reprint mtGenome reference population databases and the future of forensic mtDNA analysis
    Jodi A Irwin
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, 1413 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 5:222-5. 2011
    ..Thus, future mtDNA databasing efforts are needed for the development of entire mtDNA genome reference population data suitable for forensic comparisons...
  3. doi request reprint The mtDNA composition of Uzbekistan: a microcosm of Central Asian patterns
    Jodi A Irwin
    Research Department, Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory AFDIL, 1413 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD, 20850, USA
    Int J Legal Med 124:195-204. 2010
    ..Given the significant mtDNA heterogeneity detected, our results emphasize the need for heightened caution in the forensic interpretation of mtDNA data in regions as historically rich and genetically diverse as Central Asia...
  4. doi request reprint Characterization of a modified amplification approach for improved STR recovery from severely degraded skeletal elements
    Jodi A Irwin
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, 1413 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 6:578-87. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA control region variation in a population sample from Hong Kong, China
    Jodi A Irwin
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, Rockville, MD 20850, United States
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 3:e119-25. 2009
    ..19% and a mean pairwise difference of 13.14. A total of 305 haplotypes were identified, of which 262 were unique. These sequences will be made publicly available to serve as forensic mtDNA reference data for China...
  6. ncbi request reprint DNA identification of "Earthquake McGoon" 50 years postmortem
    Jodi A Irwin
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, AFIP Annex, 1413 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Forensic Sci 52:1115-8. 2007
    ..This particular case demonstrates the practical utility of novel research technologies and aggressive genetic typing protocols in the identification of aged, degraded remains...
  7. doi request reprint Mitochondrial control region sequences from a U.S. "Hispanic" population sample
    Jessica L Saunier
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, Rockville, MD 20850, United States
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 2:e19-23. 2008
    ..The data presented here will augment Hispanic reference data available for forensic mtDNA comparisons...
  8. ncbi request reprint Development and expansion of high-quality control region databases to improve forensic mtDNA evidence interpretation
    Jodi A Irwin
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory AFDIL, 1413 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 1:154-7. 2007
    ..These data are being made publicly available and should further address the need for consistent, high-quality mtDNA databases for forensic testing...
  9. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial control region sequences from a Vietnamese population sample
    Jodi A Irwin
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, 1413 Research Boulevard, Building 101, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Int J Legal Med 122:257-9. 2008
    ..Entire mitochondrial control region data were generated for 187 individuals from Vietnam. These samples have been previously typed for 16 autosomal short-tandem repeats (STRs) [1]...
  10. doi request reprint Mitochondrial control region sequences from an African American population sample
    Toni M Diegoli
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, 1413 Research Boulevard, Building 101, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 4:e45-52. 2009
    ..M. Butler, R. Schoske, P.M. Vallone, J.W. Redman, M.C. Kline, Allele frequencies for 15 autosomal STR loci on U.S. Caucasian, African American, and Hispanic populations, J. Forensic Sci. 48 (2003) 908-911]...
  11. doi request reprint Mitochondrial control region sequences from an Egyptian population sample
    Jessica L Saunier
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, 1413 Research Boulevard, Building 101, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 3:e97-103. 2009
    ..The data presented here will augment the limited Egyptian mtDNA reference data currently available for forensic comparisons...
  12. ncbi request reprint Application of low copy number STR typing to the identification of aged, degraded skeletal remains
    Jodi A Irwin
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, AFIP Annex, 1413 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Forensic Sci 52:1322-7. 2007
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  13. doi request reprint Complete mitochondrial genome sequences for 265 African American and U.S. "Hispanic" individuals
    Rebecca S Just
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, 1413 Research Boulevard, Building 101, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 2:e45-8. 2008
    ..Entire mitochondrial genome (mtGenome) sequences of 265 unrelated African American and U.S. "Hispanic" individuals were generated...
  14. ncbi request reprint Toward increased utility of mtDNA in forensic identifications
    Rebecca S Just
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, AFIP Annex, 1413 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Forensic Sci Int 146:S147-9. 2004
    ..A large-scale databasing effort targeting several populations underrepresented in current mtDNA databases is underway...
  15. doi request reprint High efficiency DNA extraction from bone by total demineralization
    Odile M Loreille
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, 1413 Research Blvd, Bldg 101, Rockville, MD 20850, United States
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 1:191-5. 2007
    ..We have used this technique to successfully recover authentic DNA sequences from extremely challenging samples that failed repeatedly using the standard protocol...
  16. pmc Evaluation of modified Yfiler amplification strategy for compromised samples
    Kimberly A Sturk
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, 1413 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Croat Med J 50:228-38. 2009
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  17. doi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA control region variation in a Kuwaiti population sample
    Melissa Scheible
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, 1413 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 5:e112-3. 2011
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  18. ncbi request reprint Single nucleotide polymorphisms over the entire mtDNA genome that increase the power of forensic testing in Caucasians
    Michael D Coble
    The Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, Building 101, 1413 Research Blvd, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Int J Legal Med 118:137-46. 2004
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  19. doi request reprint Integrated DNA and fingerprint analyses in the identification of 60-year-old mummified human remains discovered in an Alaskan glacier
    Odile M Loreille
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, 1413 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Forensic Sci 55:813-8. 2010
    ..These efforts relied on efficient fingerprint rejuvenation and imaging techniques that improved print resolution, as well as new DNA extraction techniques optimized for aggressively embalmed remains...
  20. doi request reprint Capillary electrophoresis of human mtDNA control region sequences from highly degraded samples using short mtDNA amplicons
    Odile M Loreille
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory AFDIL, Rockville, MD, USA
    Methods Mol Biol 830:283-99. 2012
    ..The protocols described here have been deliberately designed to produce raw sequence electropherograms and final mtDNA profiles that adhere to the strictest forensic guidelines in terms of overall data quality...
  21. doi request reprint Titanic's unknown child: the critical role of the mitochondrial DNA coding region in a re-identification effort
    Rebecca S Just
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, 1413 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 5:231-5. 2011
    ..The case demonstrates the benefit of targeted mtDNA coding region typing in difficult forensic cases, and highlights the need for entire mtDNA sequence databases appropriate for forensic use...
  22. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA control region sequences from Nairobi (Kenya): inferring phylogenetic parameters for the establishment of a forensic database
    Anita Brandstätter
    Institute of Legal Medicine, University of Innsbruck, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Legal Med 118:294-306. 2004
    ..Our data demonstrate the diversity and distinctiveness of African populations, and underline the importance of establishing additional forensic mtDNA databases of indigenous African populations...
  23. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation for 15 autosomal STR loci (PowerPlex 16) in a population sample from northern Greece
    Leda Kovatsi
    Laboratory of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology, School of Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Forensic Sci Int 159:61-3. 2006
    ..Allele frequencies were determined, and Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium tested, for the following loci: D5S818, D7S820, TH01, TPOX, vWA, CSF1PO, D16S539, D13S317, D8S1179, D3S1358, FGA, PENTA D, PENTA E, D21S11, D18S51...