GBV Epidemic | UWC's DNA profiling kit to fight crime

eNCA’s Nobesuthu Hejana reports.

CAPE TOWN - A University of the Western Cape’s recent creation of a new DNA profiling kit could help solve sexual assault-related crimes.

Researchers from the institution have partnered with two biotech companies to assist in commercializing the project.

Gender-based violence activists are hoping this could ease the current backlog for positive prosecutions.


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