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What does CODIS stand for?

CODIS stands for Combined DNA Index System (US FBI)

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Similarly, the Combined DNA Index System (CODIS) Core Loci working Group in the USA recommended expanding the required minimal core loci for the database from 13 autosomal STR loci to 19, with 3 optional loci and 1 Y-chromosome marker also specified.
Garden's DNA profile, which was in the CODIS, or Combined DNA Index System database, matched a genetic profile derived from forensic samples recovered as part of the rape investigation.
Combined DNA Index System Unit The Combined DNA Index System (CODIS) Unit directs and manages the CODIS Program and operates the National DNA Index System (NDIS).