Table 1

DNA array terminology

Type of ORF probe

Solid support

Name


Synthesized oligonucleotide

Glass

Affymetrix

PCR product or cloned DNA

Glass

Microarray

Nylon

Macroarray


When 'DNA array' is referred to in the text, it encompasses all types of array included in the table. ORF, open reading frame.

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