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Table 4 Peak heights

From: Comparison of STR profiling from low template DNA extracts with and without the consensus profiling method

  Homozygous Peaks (RFU) Heterozygous Peaks (RFU)
n Range Mean Std Dev. n Range Mean Std Dev.
100 pg Starting Template
30 PCR Cycle Amplification
Non-split Samples 57 185 to 847 520 170 360 55 to 725 261 116
34 PCR Cycle Amplification
Non-split Samples 57 662 to 7,609 4,129 1,767 366 139 to 5,805 1,925 1,233
Split Samples 168 166 to 6,131 1,610 1,090 949 51 to 4,975 763 638
25 pg Starting Template
30 PCR Cycle Amplification
Non-split Samples 49 51 to 337 149 73 200 50 to 360 110 56
34 PCR Cycle Amplification
Non-split Samples 53 212 to 3,475 1,259 805 287 58 to 3,500 708 602
Split Samples 122 59 to 2,144 541 369 458 53 to 2,074 386 260