NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Pneumonia can be difficult to identify in some hospitalized patients due to health complications that interfere with typical diagnostic tests. Now, scientists have translated gene expression studies in mice into a potential method for detecting pneumonia in critically ill, ventilated patients using Affymetrix’s GeneChip technology.

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