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Virochip DNA Microarray

Summary

Answer interactive questions to explore the logic of the Virochip microarray design, particularly how evolutionary relationships can be used to detect new viruses.

The Virochip is a DNA microarray designed to detect all known viruses and to discover new viruses. This feature explores how Virochips are designed and used. Also featured on the HHMI DVD, Viral Outbreak: The Science of Emerging Disease, available free from HHMI.

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