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a microchip that holds DNA probes that form half of the DNA double helix and can recognize DNA from samples being tested

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In order to evaluate the influence of resveratrol on the transcription of genes, a Gene Chip Human Gene 1.
This gene chip covers relevant context-specific valid biomarkers and thus could be successfully applied in clinical practice.
This research report categorizes the Global DNA & Gene Chip (microarray) market on the basis of applications, types, and geography; forecasting revenues and analyzing trends in each of the following submarkets:
Replicate cRNA samples for each set of arrays were then hybridized to gene chips, and the Pearson correlation coefficients were 0.
Such gene chips are used as research tools to gauge and count gene expression.
Additionally, Davis and his research colleagues looked at the effect of walnuts on gene activity in the prostate tumors using whole mouse gene chip technology, and found beneficial effects on multiple genes related to controlling tumor growth and metabolism.
These two studies show the power of applying gene chip technology to skin research to take a look at the entire pattern of gene expression--both upregulation and downregulation--effected by an ingredient at different time points.
Combimatrix' gene chip microarray, for example, was released just 48 hours after the BC Cancer Agency published the SARS virus genome.
Studies using innovative statistical or technical methods, such as quantitative trait locus (QTL) analysis or gene chip technology, are highly encouraged.
The researchers used microarray, or gene chip, technology to compare gene expression patterns in blood samples from 16 healthy volunteers with those from three groups of adult kidney transplant recipients from the United States, Canada and France: 22 people on anti-rejection medications who had healthy donor kidneys, 36 people who were taking their medications but who were still rejecting their organs and 17 "tolerant" people who had successfully stopped taking their medications without rejecting their donated kidneys.
Tan of Notre Dame's Genomics and Bioinformatics Core Facility, working with Miller and other members of the Ferdig team was instrumental in developing the gene chip to perform detailed genetic analysis of malaria patient samples.
DALLAS, May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global DNA and Gene Chip (Microarrays) Market (2008 - 2015)" analyzes the DNA microarray market by types and applications and studies the major market drivers, restraints, opportunities, and market trends for the DNA microarray market in North America, Europe, Asia, and Rest of the World.
Testable hypotheses were generated and were followed up in cultured human epidermal keratinocytes to elucidate the role of SIRT1 in primary keratinocytes and confirm the findings of the gene chip analysis and computational modelling.
High-throughput biotechnologies, including gene chip approaches, will play an important role in these studies (5).