gene chip


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Related to gene chip: DNA chip, Microarray, DNA microarrays
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Noun1.gene chip - a microchip that holds DNA probes that form half of the DNA double helix and can recognize DNA from samples being tested
micro chip, microchip, microprocessor chip, silicon chip, chip - electronic equipment consisting of a small crystal of a silicon semiconductor fabricated to carry out a number of electronic functions in an integrated circuit
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"I thank everyone who has so far registered for Qatar Biobank, and encourage everyone to join us in improving the efficiency of health care of the country, which is an important national duty." Qatar Biobank and Qatar Genome Programme, also a QF member, have completed the development of the first Qatari gene chip, 'Q-Chip'.
The differently expressed genes were analyzed by Gene chip. Gene chip has been widely used in bioscience research as a technical tool.
Selection criteria for retrieved references: the approval of Ethics Committee was indicated in the research; diagnosis of PD was demonstrated by clinic and neuropathology; the brain tissue of normal people and PD patients was the research object; original gene data can be obtained; original gene chip had high quality.
Using gene chip analysis, we found that myofibroblast Thy1 cross-linking mediates downregulation of genes promoting cell proliferation, survival, and differentiation and reduces production of extracellular matrix (ECM) components, while concurrently mediating the upregulation of genes known to foster inflammation and immunological functions [15].
The fluorescence ship scanner (Gene Chip [sup][R] Scanner 3000) from Affymetrix Company was used to scan chip.
The gene chip technology has a characteristic of high throughput, which can be used to analyze the complexity of herbs [13-16].
Since Schena in Stanford University in the United States in 1995 in science magazine, reported the South mustard plant cDNA by PCR amplification after curing on a piece of glass, made the gene chip and intends to different tissues of Arabidopsis gene expression were studied after, just a few years, gene chip has been applied to the life science basic research, diagnosis and treatment of disease, drug screening and development of new medicines and other fields, caused the great attention of experts from around the world.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The discovery power of the gene chip is coming to nanotechnology.
Gene chip technology was used to scan for genetic similarities in people with autism.
By comparing the genetic regions to sequences on a state-of-the-art gene chip called NeuroX, the researchers confirmed that 24 variants represent genetic risk factors for Parkinson's disease, including six variants that had not been previously identified.
Jafarey who was the Chief Guest on the occasion said that in this era of Molecular Pathology, Gene Chip Technology is the futuristic approach to be adopted by the universities as a priority for disease diagnosis and treatment.
Jafarey, the chief guest on the occasion, said that in this era of Molecular Pathology, Gene Chip Technology is the futuristic approach to be adopted by the universities as a priority for disease diagnosis and treatment.