History of Fingerprint

Brain & Finger - How it Connects

Right Brain is corresponding to Left Hand and Left Brain is corresponding to Right Hand.
During the earlier days, when American doctors discovered a strange case where the baby is born without a brain. In this case, the absence of brain is associated with the absence of fingerprints as well. Cases like this repeated throughout history, leading medical experts to believe that the brain is absolutely linked to the fingerprints. Neurobiologists point out that our fingerprints development are synchronised with that of the neocortex. For example, children with Down Syndrome have a fingerprints with distinguishable characteristics. Canadian neurology professor Penfield published the chart between brain regions and bodily functions. In the chart, the relationship between fingerprints and the brain is also pointed out. Japanese medical expert professor pointed out that the fingers are closely related to the brain hemisphere. Therefore, this has been widely used in many fields.

  • The human brain is the most fascinating three pounds of matter on this Universe.
  • During brain development, 250,000 neurons are added every minute.
  • The right side of the brain controls the left side of the body and vice versa.
  • The hemispheres are divided in terms of what kind of thought they process or produce.


Characteristics :- Practical, realistic, conservative and shy. Needs motivation to performance.


Characteristics :- Emotional, Team player, Adaptive, Easy to approach, Good in interaction.


Characteristics :- Highly focussed, goal oriented, target centric, inflexible, independent and proactive.


Characteristics :- Mixed characteristics of various of patterns, may create the situation of confusion.

In 1686

Dr. Marcello Malphigi (1628-1694) noted in his treatise; ridges, spirals and loops in fingerprints

In 1788

J.C.Mayer was the first to write out basic tenets of fingerprint analysis and theorized that fingerprints were unique