NEW YORK, Aug. 20 – Paradigm Genetics has developed a microarray for the rice pathogen Magnaporthe grisea, the company said on Monday.

The chip, which was developed for Paradigm by Agilent Technologies, comprises a host of Magnaporthe gene sequences and positive and negative controls to help in data analysis, Paradigm said.

Data on the microarray will be incorporated into Paradigm’s existing database of fungal organisms, which may be used to help discover and develop products against fungi.

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