Affymetrix expands into personalized medicine The next big thing

Affymetrix expands into personalized medicine! Why because The next big thing in health care? is You the individual

personalized medicine is the place step every one wants to be. Roche recently went after Nimblegen for a small foothold in this developing ssicne field, Now its the turn of Affymetrix the leader in microarray DNA chips.

The company is trying to get ahead of the market curve by partnering with drug companies that are making precisely targeted medicines, tailored for patients who have specific gene variations

the company opened the Affymetrix Clinical Services Laboratory to analyze the genes in blood and saliva samples for pharmaceutical companies, diagnostic laboratory businesses and hospitals

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2 Responses

  1. Theranostics Health launches its Reverse Phase Protein Microarray and is working with several large pharma in drug discovery and is entering clinical trials.

    This assay will be brought to physicians and patients in 2008.

    See http://www.theranosticshealth.com

  2. Pharmacologist! Here, here…I am a 2nd year PharmD, PhD student at UNM and I would like to propose an idea for a business and am looking for an experienced patrner…

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