Missouri and Miami Valley Customers to Present with STACS DNA at ISHI2012

October 12, 2012

Vendor Showcase, News Products and Programs Highlight Benefits for Forensic DNA Labs

WHO:  Brian Hoey, Laboratory Manager and DNA Technical Leader, Missouri State Highway Patrol and Mark Squibb, Laboratory Supervisor, Miami Valley Regional Crime Laboratory

WHAT:  Will present “Doing More With Less: Equipping DNA Analysts to Manage Backlogs” at STACS DNA’s Vendor Showcase

WHEN:   Tuesday, October 16, 5:30 PM

WHERE:  International Symposium on Human Identification (ISHI) 2012
Gaylord Opryland Hotel and Convention Center
2800 Opryland Drive
Nashville, TN 37214

Vendor Showcase – Room:  Hermitage B
Exhibit Booth #114


Vendor Showcase:

  • Brian Hoey will present the benefits and challenges of attaining the paperless DNA laboratory, and how labs can save money while maintaining or even improving performance levels on their path to paperless.
  • Mark Squibb will present how their casework lab has increased lab integrity and addressed their sample throughput.

Exhibit Booth #114 – Product launches and demos:

  • STACS-CW Standard is an economical way for caseworking labs to immediately get exactly the DNA processing functionality they need to effectively manage their workload, with a growth path in the future.  Includes a “90-Day Promise” from order to implementation.
  • Remote Collection Module reduces databasing lab staff workload and lowers costs by enabling collection agencies to enter offender data into a web-based application at the time that samples are taken.

About MSHP

Missouri State Highway Patrol (MSHP) delivers criminal justice services to ensure Missouri is a safe place to live or visit.  MSHP’s DNA lab, based in Jefferson CIty, provides superior forensic science services and technical support to all law enforcement agencies. For more information, visit http://www.mshp.dps.missouri.gov.


Miami Valley Regional Crime Laboratory (MVRCL) is a full-service, forensic science facility dedicated to assisting law enforcement agencies with criminal investigations.  Located in Dayton, Ohio, the laboratory is accredited with the American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors Laboratory Accreditation Board (ASCLD-LAB). For more information, go to http://www.mcohio.org/government/mvrcl/index.html.


STACS DNA enables forensic laboratories to significantly accelerate their DNA sample throughput, allowing them to more effectively contribute to community safety.  STACS software works with a lab’s existing workflows–their LIMS, instruments and workloads–to blast through backlogs, increase lab integrity and decrease costs.  For more than a decade, STACS DNA has worked with database and casework labs of all sizes.  The company is based in Fairfax, VA and Ottawa, ON.  For more information, visit www.stacsdna.com.

For more information

Heather MacIntosh
Vice President, Marketing
613-274-7822 ext. 2005
media (at) stacsdna.com