Seashell Seeks to Sell Plasmon Resonant Particles-Based SNP Assay by the Seaside | GenomeWeb

Seashell Technologies, a small biotechnology incubator in San Diego, hopes to commercialize an assay that uses silver plasmon resonant particles as reporter labels in SNP detection, a company official told SNPtech Reporter.

David Schultz, a co-founder of the company, said the PRP assay would remove fluorophores from SNP-analysis experiments, and can be read using a traditional microscope.

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