OPENING CEREMONY OF GENETIC ASSESSMENT CENTER UNDER THE TEAM MEDICAL INSTITUTE
On the morning of December 11, 2015, in Hanoi, the Department of Military Medicine, the Ministry of Defense held a ceremony to launch the Center for genetic assessment serving the identification of the remains of martyrs under the Military Institute of Forensic Medicine. IMPAC Joint Stock Company is the unit that provides all equipment and transferred DNA analysis technology to this Center.
On the morning of December 11, 2015, in Hanoi, the Department of Military Medicine, the Ministry of Defense held a ceremony to launch the Center for genetic assessment serving the identification of the remains of martyrs under the Military Institute of Forensic Medicine. IMPAC Joint Stock Company is the unit providing all equipment and transferring DNA analysis technology to this Center.
Speaking at the opening ceremony, Lieutenant General Nguyen Thanh Cung – Member of the Party Central Committee, Deputy Minister of National Defense assessed: This is one of the fastest and most effective deployment centers in the lifting program. high capacity in applying advanced DNA testing technology under the direction of the Prime Minister.
The scale of the Center for Genetic Examination to serve the identification of martyrs’ remains includes 6 clusters with 53 items of equipment such as high pressure sample processing support system; automatic DNA extraction system; DNA dosing system; automated explanation system 3500 and new generation sequencing PGM …
With new and synchronous invested equipment; The most advanced technology, along with a team of staff with basic training, well-trained to transfer technology from experienced experts of world-famous firms, and the Center for Genetic Examination for the work. identification of martyrs’ remains of the Military Institute of Forensic Medicine is expected to contribute to the implementation of Project 150 objectives; It deserves to be a reliable address in the identification of in general and the remains of martyrs in particular, ensuring that the remains of martyrs are missing information, reaching 4,000 samples / year.
Over half a century of national independence, national defense and international duties, millions of cadres, soldiers and fellow compatriots have bravely fought and sacrificed for the independence and freedom of the nation. , for the happiness of the people.
In the whole country, there are nearly 1.2 million martyrs who died in the resistance war against the French, against the US, the war to protect the Fatherland and do international service.
Up to now, functional units have searched and gathered more than 900,000 corpses buried at 3,077 martyrs ‘cemeteries, of which more than 300,000 martyrs’ remains have not been identified and nearly 200,000 dead remains. doctors need to search, practice, in which basically lack of information; 200,000 martyrs’ remains need to be searched and gathered, of which there is basically a lack of information.