Recent use of next-generation sequencing technology — more sensitive than previous techniques — has aided identifications and “promises to result in more,” the office said in a news release.
, 47, worked for an insurance company at one of the towers
, CNN affiliate WABC reported
Sua figlia, Nykiah Morgan, spoke to her mother on the phone for the last time that morning; 10 minuti più tardi, Nykiah Morgan got only busy signals when she tried to call back, she told WABC.
“She was amazing, caring, dando, loving,” Nykiah Morgan told WABC.
Nykiah held a celebration service for her mother months after the attacks, and knew she was gone, but did not call it a funeral because she didn’t have final confirmation, she told WABC.
“I didn’t expect it after all this time
,” lei told WABC about the identification
Dorothy Morgan’s identity was confirmed through DNA testing of remains recovered in 2001. The identification of the man was confirmed though testing of remains recovered in 2001, 2002 e 2006, the medical examiner’s office said.
“We continue to push the science out of necessity to make more identifications,” said Mark Desire, assistant director of the office’s forensic biology department. “The commitment today is as strong as it was in 2001.”