Affymetrix Eyes Strong Growth in Genotyping as GeneChip Sales Rise | GenomeWeb

Affymetrix, the market leader in microarrays, is looking to its genotyping business to open up another market with significant growth potential, company officials asserted in a conference call last week following the release of the firm’s second-quarter results.

Although several genotyping instrument manufacturers have sought to diversify their businesses and stay afloat by expanding into the microarray sector, Affymetrix has made the reverse move.

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