NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Center for Inherited Disease Research is using Affymetrix’ Genome-Wide Human SNP Array 6.0 for large-scale genotyping and copy number projects conducted for researchers working through the National Institutes of Health, Affymetrix said today.
 
The federally funded CIDR is based at Johns Hopkins University and focuses on offering genotyping and statistical genetics services to scientists who are trying to identify genes that could contribute to human multifactorial hereditary diseases.
 

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