With Eye to Translational Research Market, Affy Launches WT Pico Target Prep Kit | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – With the launch of its GeneChip WT Pico Kit, Affymetrix is taking aim at a segment of the translational research market for which whole-transcriptome analysis is often a challenge due to the limited availability of samples.

It is becoming increasingly apparent that within a particular tissue or population of cells there are cellular subpopulations with a "large degree of heterogeneity," Christian Reese, an Affymetrix product manager, told GenomeWeb.

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