The race is on to see who will be the first to release a whole human genome single microarray – and then sell it.

Agilent Technologies today said it will release a single-chip whole human genome microarray later this year, BioArray News has learned.

Additionally, Madison, Wisc.-based Nimblegen, a microarray services provider using its proprietary platform, said today that it already has a single-chip whole human genome microarray available for researchers.

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