Program Manager

Michael Patterson

Program Information


Proteos logo Final 72dpiThe Proteos Program seeks to develop novel approaches to human identification and correlation with objects, events, and locations based on the observation of polymorphisms in amino acid sequences in proteins. The Proteos Program will also seek development of novel methodologies for the extraction of both protein and DNA in parallel from touch samples of forensic interest.

Performers (Prime Contractors)

University of Washington; General Electric Global Research and Signature Science

Press Releases and Statements

IARPA Announces “Proteos” Program to Utilize Proteins for Forensic Purposes

Research Area(s)

  • Proteomics
  • Single amino acid polymorphisms
  • Genetically variable peptides
  • Genomics, statistical analysis
  • Molecular biology
  • Human identification
  • Forensic analysis
  • Trace evidence samples

Related Publications

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Related Article(s)