Patent Number: 6,168,948

Title: Miniaturized genetic analysis systems and methods

Abstract: The present invention provides a miniaturized integrated nucleic acid diagnostic device and system which includes a nucleic acid extraction zone including nucleic acid binding sites.

Inventors: Anderson; Rolfe C. (Saratoga, CA), Lipshutz; Robert J. (Palo Alto, CA), Rava; Richard P. (Redwood City, CA), Fodor; Stephen P. A. (Palo Alto, CA)

Assignee: Affymetrix, Inc.

International Classification: B01L 7/00 (20060101); B01F 11/02 (20060101); B01L 3/00 (20060101); B01F 11/00 (20060101); B01F 13/00 (20060101); B01F 13/08 (20060101); C12M 001/34 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018