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Texas State University Forensic Anthropology Center


Thursday, July 30th, 2015

Texas State body farm researchers use corpses to solve crimes

Texas State University's Forensic Anthropology Center is home to about 50 donated human corpses, which are used in research that can help doctors identify bodies, rescuers find missing persons and law enforcement solve crimes.