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US Patent 7,499,806. Image processing in microsphere arrays
Inventors: Bahram Ghaffarzadeh Kermani, Juergen Haas
Assignee: Illumina

Describes methods for registering analytical images, comprising obtaining an image of an array where the image depicts fiducials that can be used to register the sequential images of the array by determining their average intensity and then positioning the sequential images such that the average intensity of the fiducials attains either a maximum or minimum value.

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