The grant is one of several awarded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to projects that intend to develop microarray or microfluidic biochip-based detection systems for pathogen-identification applications.
Microarray-relevant NIH Grants Awarded in FY 2009, May 13 – June 22
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