First DNA Microarray Chip

DNA Microarray Chip

The DNA microarray chip is constructed to measure gene expression levels in plants.

This technology has been advanced and is now used to study cancer in humans. Currently 'gene chips' are being investigated as tools in the development of individualized treatment plans.1

  • 1Wulfkuhle, Julia, et al. "Genomic and Proteomic Technologies for Individualization and Improvement of Cancer Treatment." European Journal of Cancer. 40 (2004): 2623-2632. [PUBMED]