US Patent No. 8,957,002

DNA microarray having hairpin probes tethered to nanostructured metal surface
Mar 09, 2015

University of Rochester has been awarded US Patent No. 8,957,002, "DNA microarray having hairpin probes tethered to nanostructured metal surface."

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