Video 36 :Patrick Brown, clip 4
Why use DNA arrays?
Talks about the aesthetic pleasure he gets from doing an experiment.
The first DNAs used to make the arrays.
The first DNA arrays were made of solid gold.
Patrick Brown works with microarrays at Stanford University.
Pat Brown changed the way genomes can be screened with DNA arrays.
DNA microarrays provide the means to analyze patterns of gene expression at different timepoints in a living cell.
Patrick Brown (L) and Stephen Fodor (R).
Pat Brown talks about developing microarray technology for genome-wide analysis.
Pat Brown draws an analogy between the genome and a script that tells a cell how to behave.