In the early 1990s, Stephen Fodor and his team developed a technique to produce miniature arrays of biological molecules. Their work led to the first DNA chip, and became the basis of techniques for large-scale genomic studies.
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In the early 1990s, Stephen Fodor and his team developed a technique to produce miniature arrays of biological molecules
16757. Biography 36: Stephen P. A. Fodor (1953- )
Steve Fodor changed the way genomes can be screened with GeneChipsÂ®.
GeneChips® are the basis for large-scale genomic studies that analyze the action of tens of thousands of genes at once.
15049. GeneChip technology, Stephen Fodor
Stephen Fodor talks about bringing the knowledge gathered by the Human Genome Project to the individual researcher.
15083. Making DNA chips, Stephen Fodor
Stephen Fodor talks about the photolithographic technique used to synthesize pieces of DNA on the surface of GeneChipsÂ®.
15051. How GeneChip was developed (Part II), Stephen Fodor
Stephen Fodor continues his discussion of the experiments that laid the groundwork for GeneChip technology.
15050. How GeneChip was developed (Part I), Stephen Fodor
Stephen Fodor discusses the experiments that laid the groundwork for GeneChip technology.
15670. Making GeneChipsÂ® at Affymetrix
The last step! A technician applies the label and serial number to a GeneChip cassette. The GeneChip is now ready to be used in a laboratory to perform large-scale genetic analysis.
15661. Making GeneChips at Affymetrix
Affymetrix, the makers of GeneChip arrays.
16736. Animation 36: Different genes are active in different kinds of cells.
Igor Dawid and Thomas Sargent explain how they developed subtractive mRNA hybrization to find genes expressed by different cell types. Pat Brown and Steve Fodor show how genomes can be screened with DNA arrays and GeneChips™