Company Undergoing Program
Affymetrix (Santa Clara, CA, USA) High-density gene chip array
Applied Biosystems (Foster City, Ca, USA) High-throughput SNP mapping
Caliper Technologies (Palo Alto, CA, USA) Lab-on-a-chip application technologies
Cepheid (San Jose, CA, USA) Microfluidics applications for diagnostics
Hewlett Packard (Palo Alto, CA, USA) Array Scanners
Micronics, Redmond, WA, USA) Microfluidics technologies development
Packard Instrument Company (Meriden, CT, USA) Arrayer gel-based biochips for DNA diagnosis
Sarnoff (Princeton, NJ, USA) Microfluidic technology development
Xenometrix (Boulder, CO, USA) Gene expression profiling by microarrays
Sources: Biovista (www.biovista.com); BioCentury (www.BioCentury.com)
Table 1: Key companies with bio/tissue chip program.