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Which part of our body helps us to know age?

( incase if a person dies in accident )

Tags: age, us, incase
Asked by joyesh chakraborty, 14 Mar '08 10:59 pm
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In a medical science there is a special branch for said subject, known as Forensic medicine & jurisprudence

According to the latest methodology adopted determination of age at time of death, from the analysis of bones
Researchers at a university in the East of England have developed an improved method for determining a persons age at the time of death from small samples of bone, with a level of accuracy previously unobtainable. The technique is particularly effective beyond the age of skeletal maturity (30-35 years), which is problematic with existing techniques. The university is looking for licensing or consultancy agreements with public or private forensics institutes.
Age is one of the four important attributes that a forensic anthropologist may be called on to determine in the case of a body or body parts of unknown origin, together with sex, stature and ethnic background. Current methods of age determination are largely qualitative and are only able to categories indivi ...more
Answered by drdinesh sharma, 15 Mar '08 01:00 am

 
  
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Teeth and bones are the best indicators of ones age.
Answered by Saj Sierra, 15 Mar '08 12:49 am

 
  
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Bone
Answered by Soumendra Das, 14 Mar '08 11:43 pm

 
  
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The lens of the eye
Answered by nargis bhambi, 14 Mar '08 11:10 pm

 
  
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Bone test.......
Answered by Tejas Mirashi, 14 Mar '08 11:00 pm

 
  
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Face
Answered by myshade, 14 Mar '08 11:00 pm

 
  
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