Roche Diagnostics to Make Its DNA Chip Available in Japan.
The AmpliChip CYP 450, which was co-developed with Affymetrix, can detect polymorphisms in cytochrome P450, an enzyme related to drug metabolism.
One unit (for 24 tests) sells for 1,423,800 yen ($12,600). A dedicated analyzer, the Affymetrix GCS 3000DX instrumentation system will be offered by Affymetrix Japan.
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|Date:||May 11, 2006|
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