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Monday, September 19th, 2011

Grant to help develop method for determining skeletal age-at-death

Under a $ $417,595 grant from the National Institutes of Justice, forensic anthropologist Danny Wescott of Texas State University will spend the next two years developing a standardized, easy-to-use method for determining age at death based on multiple criteria.