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Who is known as the father of toxicology and why?
Similarly one may ask, who is known as the father of toxicology?
Likewise, what is the role of toxicology? Forensic toxicologists perform scientific testson bodily fluids and tissue samples to identify any drugs orchemicals present in the body. As part of a team investigating acrime, a forensic toxicologist will isolate and identify anysubstances in the body that may have contributed to the crime, suchas: Alcohol.
Also question is, who undertook the first definitive study of fingerprints?
Chapter 01 "Introduction to Forensic Science"
|Alphonse Bertillion||devised the first scientific system of personal identificationin 1879|
|Francis Galton||conducted the first definitive study of fingerprints and theirclassification|
|Leone Lattes||developed a procedure to determine blood type from driedbloodstains|
What was the name of the first system of personal identification?
The first system of personal identification wascalled anthropometry. It distinguished one individual fromanother based on a series of body measurements. What was FrancisHenry Galton's major contribution to forensic science?