Publications by authors named "Mechthild Prinz"

46Publications

Twin study of laboratory-induced aggression.

Aggress Behav 2020 11 13;46(6):489-497. Epub 2020 Jul 13.

Department of Neurology, NYU School of Medicine, New York City, New York.

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November 2020

Methylation-Based Age Prediction Using Pyrosequencing Platform from Seminal Stains in Han Chinese Males.

J Forensic Sci 2020 Mar 9;65(2):610-619. Epub 2019 Sep 9.

Institute of Forensic Medicine, West China School of Basic Science and Forensic Medicine, Sichuan University, Chengdu, 610041, Sichuan, China.

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March 2020

Combined DNA Typing and Protein Identification from Unfired Brass Cartridges,,.

J Forensic Sci 2019 Sep 20;64(5):1475-1481. Epub 2019 Mar 20.

John Jay College of Criminal Justice, 524 W. 59th St., New York, NY, 10019.

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September 2019

Recommendations of the DNA Commission of the International Society for Forensic Genetics (ISFG) on quality control of autosomal Short Tandem Repeat allele frequency databasing (STRidER).

Forensic Sci Int Genet 2016 09 14;24:97-102. Epub 2016 Jun 14.

Institute of Legal Medicine, Medical University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria; Forensic Science Program, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA. Electronic address:

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September 2016

Highlights of the 26th congress of the ISFG in Krakow, Poland.

Forensic Sci Int Genet 2016 Jan 10;20:117-118. Epub 2015 Nov 10.

Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland; Institute of Forensic Research, Krakow, Poland; John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, USA. Electronic address:

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January 2016

Assay Development and Validation of an 8-SNP Multiplex Test to Predict Eye and Skin Coloration.

J Forensic Sci 2015 Jul 17;60(4):990-1000. Epub 2015 Mar 17.

Office of Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York, Department of Forensic Biology, New York, NY.

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July 2015

A strategy for co-analysis of microRNAs and DNA.

Forensic Sci Int Genet 2014 Sep 2;12:24-9. Epub 2014 May 2.

Institute of Forensic Medicine, West China School of Basic Science and Forensic Medicine, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610041, Sichuan, China. Electronic address:

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September 2014

Optimization of human mtDNA control region sequencing for forensic applications.

J Forensic Sci 2014 Jul 25;59(4):1057-63. Epub 2014 Mar 25.

Department of Forensic Biology, The City of New York Office of Chief Medical Examiner, 421 East 26th Street, New York, NY.

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July 2014

Cardiac channelopathy testing in 274 ethnically diverse sudden unexplained deaths.

Forensic Sci Int 2014 Apr 15;237:90-9. Epub 2014 Feb 15.

Molecular Genetics Laboratory, New York City Office of Chief Medical Examiner, New York, NY 10016, United States. Electronic address:

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April 2014

Highlights of the 25th Congress of the International Society for Forensic Genetics (ISFG).

Forensic Sci Int Genet 2014 Jan 31;8(1):244-5. Epub 2013 Oct 31.

John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, USA. Electronic address:

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January 2014

Improved eye- and skin-color prediction based on 8 SNPs.

Croat Med J 2013 Jun;54(3):248-56

Office of Chief Medical Examiner, Department of Forensic Biology, 421East 26th Street, Box 12-79, New York, NY 10016, USA.

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June 2013

Body fluid identification by mass spectrometry.

Int J Legal Med 2013 Nov 24;127(6):1065-77. Epub 2013 Mar 24.

New York City Office of Chief Medical Examiner, 421 East 26th Street, New York, NY, 10016, USA.

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November 2013

Validation of a DNA mixture statistics tool incorporating allelic drop-out and drop-in.

Forensic Sci Int Genet 2012 Dec 20;6(6):749-61. Epub 2012 Sep 20.

Department of Forensic Biology, Office of Chief Medical Examiner of The City of New York, 421 E 26th Street, New York, NY 10016, United States.

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December 2012

Proteomic analysis of menstrual blood.

Mol Cell Proteomics 2012 Oct 20;11(10):1024-35. Epub 2012 Jul 20.

New York City Office of Chief Medical Examiner, New York, New York 10016, USA.

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October 2012

Verification of eye and skin color predictors in various populations.

Leg Med (Tokyo) 2012 Mar 30;14(2):78-83. Epub 2012 Jan 30.

Department of Forensic Biology, Office of Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York, 421 E. 26th Street, New York, NY, USA.

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March 2012

Ethnic differences in out-of-hospital fatal pulmonary embolism.

Circulation 2011 May 9;123(20):2219-25. Epub 2011 May 9.

Molecular Genetics Laboratory, Department of Forensic Biology, New York City Office of Chief Medical Examiner, New York, NY 10016, USA.

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May 2011

Prediction of eye and skin color in diverse populations using seven SNPs.

Forensic Sci Int Genet 2011 Nov 2;5(5):472-8. Epub 2010 Nov 2.

Office of Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York, Department of Forensic Biology, 421 East 26th Street, New York, NY, USA.

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November 2011

Authentication of forensic DNA samples.

Forensic Sci Int Genet 2011 Jun 19;5(3):249-50; author reply 251-2. Epub 2010 Jan 19.

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June 2011

Validation of testing and interpretation protocols for low template DNA samples using AmpFlSTR Identifiler.

Croat Med J 2009 Jun;50(3):250-67

Department of Forensic Biology, Office of Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York, 421 East 26th Street, New York, NY 10016, USA.

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June 2009

Malignant tumors and forensics--dilemmas and proposals.

Croat Med J 2009 Jun;50(3):218-27

Department of Forensic Biology, New York City Office of Chief Medical Examiner, 421 East 26th Street, New York, NY 10016, USA.

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June 2009

ISFG: Recommendations on biostatistics in paternity testing.

Forensic Sci Int Genet 2007 Dec 6;1(3-4):223-31. Epub 2007 Aug 6.

Department of Biostatistics, UCLA School of Public Health, Box 951772, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1772, USA.

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December 2007

X-chromosome STR sequence variation, repeat structure, and nomenclature in humans and chimpanzees.

Int J Legal Med 2009 Mar 12;123(2):143-9. Epub 2008 Dec 12.

IPATIMUP, Institute of Molecular Pathology and Immunology of the University of Porto, Rua Dr. Roberto Frias, s/n, 4200-465, Porto, Portugal.

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March 2009

Genetic analysis of three US population groups using an X-chromosomal STR decaplex.

Int J Legal Med 2007 May 20;121(3):198-203. Epub 2007 Jan 20.

IPATIMUP, Institute of Molecular Pathology and Immunology, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal.

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May 2007

The application of ultraviolet irradiation to exogenous sources of DNA in plasticware and water for the amplification of low copy number DNA.

J Forensic Sci 2006 Jul;51(4):790-4

The Department of Forensic Biology, The Office of Chief Medical Examiner, of the city of New York, 520 First Avenue, New York, NY, USA.

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July 2006

Optimization of a simple, automatable extraction method to recover sufficient DNA from low copy number DNA samples for generation of short tandem repeat profiles.

Croat Med J 2005 Aug;46(4):578-86

Department of Forensic Biology, Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York, 520 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA.

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August 2005

Forensic applications of laser capture microdissection: use in DNA-based parentage testing and platform validation.

Croat Med J 2005 Aug;46(4):549-55

Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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August 2005

Uveal melanocytomas: genetic comparison with uveal and dermal melanomas.

Arch Ophthalmol 2005 Mar;123(3):377-80

Department of Pathology, Presbyterian Medical Cetner, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA.

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March 2005

A comparison study of hair examination methodologies.

J Forensic Sci 2004 Nov;49(6):1253-5

Science Department, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York, 445 West 59th Street, New York, NY 10019, USA.

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November 2004

Evaluation of an automated liquid hybridization method for DNA quantitation.

J Forensic Sci 2004 Jan;49(1):87-91

Department of Forensic Biology, Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, New York, NY, USA.

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January 2004

Typing Y chromosome STR haplotypes using redesigned primers.

J Forensic Sci 2002 Jan;47(1):215-7

Institute of Forensic Medicine, Sichuan University, Chengdu, PR China.

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January 2002