Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2018, $276,257)
The Cuyahoga County, Ohio Regional Forensic Science Laboratory (CCRFSL) is the primary DNA Analysis Laboratory for Cuyahoga County and the region. Cuyahoga County comprises 59 municipalities with the City of Cleveland being the largest city in the County.
This year's project will address capacity enhancement and backlog reduction consisting of:
1. Procurement of DNA consumable supplies.
2. Conference attendance to maintain and enhance knowledge base on cutting edge DNA instrumentation, techniques and processes.