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August 1, Vol. 33, No. 14

  • Feature Articles

    • RT-PCR: Ready for Prime Time?
    • Kate Marusina
    • The conceptual and practical simplicity of quantitative real-time PCR (qPCR) has made it a choice tool for many molecular analysis applications Because of its speed, sensitivity, and specificity, qPCR has been displacing conventional PCR in the vast majority of its ... more »
    • Diving Deep with Array CGH
    • Richard A. Stein
    • While single-nucleotide polymorphisms were an initial focus, the subsequent discovery of copy-number variation unveiled a new dimension of genomic diversity, and made apparent the need to develop more refined technologies to capture chromosomal rearrangements... more »
    • Still a Place for Steel and Glass
    • Angelo DePalma
    • The diverse bioreactor market, consisting of glass, stainless steel, and plastic, has been heating up as the center of gravity for industrial and pharmaceutical biotechnology disperses away from Europe and the US to Asia, South America, and the Pacific Rim... more »