Microarray technology - enhanced versatility, persistent challenge

Curr Opin Biotechnol. 2000 Feb;11(1):36-41. doi: 10.1016/s0958-1669(99)00065-8.


Microarray analysis of nucleic acid related phenomena on a genome-wide scale is now a proven technology. New applications of the method are appearing rapidly and problems unique to the handling and interpretation of the large data sets produced by the technique are beginning to be addressed.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Biotechnology / methods*
  • Chromosome Mapping
  • Evolution, Molecular
  • Gene Dosage
  • Gene Expression Profiling / methods*
  • Humans
  • Oligonucleotide Array Sequence Analysis / methods*
  • Phylogeny
  • Polymorphism, Genetic
  • Sequence Deletion
  • Software