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UTS forensic facility launch recognises key partnerships

11 August 2017

The launch of the Australian Facility for Taphonomic Experimental Research (AFTER) at the University of Technology Sydney marks a significant milestone for a facility that relies on death, generosity and partnership in equal measure.

A first in the Southern Hemisphere, built through successful Australian Research Council funding, AFTER is a unique body donation facility dedicated to the study of human decomposition and forensic science.

UTS Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) Professor Glenn Wightwick recognised the 14 academic, police and forensic agency partners for their engagement in innovative, applied research that enhances the way death investigations are conducted in Australia.

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