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April 20, 2011 /  Nivea

New Biosensor Microchip Could Speed Up Drug Development

Stanford researchers have developed a new biosensor microchip that could significantly speed up the process of drug development. The microchips, packed with highly sensitive “nanosensors,” analyze how proteins bind to one another, a critical step for evaluating the effectiveness and possible side effects of a potential medication.

via New Biosensor Microchip Could Speed Up Drug Development, Researchers Say

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