Insect specimens collected from decomposing bodies enable forensic entomologists to estimate the minimum post-mortem intervbal (PMI). Drugs and toxins within a corpse may affect the development rate of insects that feed on them and it is vital to quantify these effects to accurately calculate minimum PMI.
|Pages (from-to)||21 - 25|
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Forensic Science International|
|Publication status||Published - 2009|