Forensic Services

Cellmark - more than just DNA testing

A pioneer in the development of forensic analytical services with an international reputation for excellence.

From presenting the first DNA evidence at the Old Bailey in 1987 to pushing the boundaries of sensitivity in numerous high profile forensic cases, our innovative analytical work has established our reputation for quality and technical excellence.

Driven by quality, we have held international ISO quality certification since 1990 and have been accredited to submit DNA profiles to the UK’s National DNA Database® since 1998. From the design of our facilities to the expertise of our staff, our quality culture supports the accuracy and reliability of our results.

Cellmark has broad commercial experience from many years of delivering specialist laboratory analysis. Cellmark employs almost 500 people in its UK operation, and has invested in some of the most advanced forensic laboratories in the world designed for the rapid delivery of the highest quality forensic testing.

National DNA Database®

Accredited to submit crime scene stain and PACE profiles to the NDNAD since 1998

Major and Serious crime

A comprehensive forensic investigation service using high profile techniques tailored to the individual requirements of UK police forces


Experienced in responding to the challenges of Disaster Victim Identification

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