NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – South Africa’s Centre for Proteomic and Genomic Research has begun offering genomic research services using Affymetrix’s GeneChip microarray platform, the Santa Clara, Calif.-based company said today.
 
The company said the center is using many GeneChip arrays, including the exon array and the SNP 6.0 for applications including molecular diagnostics research, large-scale genotyping, and seeking new ways to advance drug research and development in South Africa.
 

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