Journal of Odontology

Journal of Odontology
Open Access

Magar Sushant

Department of Forensic science, Yashwantrao Chavan Instituet of science, Satara, India

  • Mini Review   
    To Study Materials used in making Bite Mark Cast.
    Author(s): Magar Sushant* and Sande Ajmal

    Bite mark evidence have high evidential value as fingerprint because of their uniqueness. Analysis of bite mark found on crime scene can lead to suspect as well as victim. Bite mark of human have and uniqueness due to the arrangement and specific characteristic of the teeth. Bite mark analysis mostly done in cases such as rape, murder, kidnapping for the analysis of bite mark. Forensic odonatologist, forensic dentist are called for the analysis of bite marks. There are many analysis techniques of bite mark. The aim of this paper is to give a brief overview about the impression technique used to analysis and comparison of bite mark found on crime scene... View More»

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