TITLE

Biochip diagnosis TB strains in 24 hours

AUTHOR(S)
Pierce, Julia
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);12/5/2003, Vol. 292 Issue 7641, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the potential use of PCR electrophoresis and PCR sequencing for doctors, developed by scientists at Engelhardt Institute of Molecular Biology in Moscow, Russia. Cost of the medical equipment; Disease that can be diagnosed by the technology; Benefits of the technology for the medical industry.
ACCESSION #
12110618

 

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