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    I'm in my 3rd year of the Forensic Science degree in Glamorgan and i want to eventually work as a DNA analyst. I'm applying for masters courses now, and wondering if any are particularly good or is actually doing any of them?

    A lecturer of mine who works for the FSS has recommended that i go for a more general biology course, but i don't really know what to look for that's relevant to DNA analysis.

    any suggestions would be great!

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    Well, define DNA analysis? I mean, are you talking about looking for SNPs for crop development? Medical diagnostics? Characterising the human genome?

    Your lecturer is right to be honest - any genetics degree will teach you the basic tools of DNA extraction / sequencing / BLAST searching / alignment etc
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    The genetics Masters at Leicester wouldn't be a bad one to look at.
 
 
 
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