CDC Unveils the FluChip

By Stacy Lawrence  |  Posted 08-30-2006 Print Email


The new microarray can be used to distinguish between influenza types and help to trace back the origins of a given strain, including the avian flu.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the University of Colorado at Boulder have developed a microchip-based test that distinguishes between flu strains and can even help trace the strains back to their origins.


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