Patent Number: 6,309,822

Title: Method for comparing copy number of nucleic acid sequences

Abstract: The present invention provides methods for comparing and identifying differences in nucleic acid sequences using a plurality of sequence specific recognition reagents (i.e., probes comprising a nucleic acid complementary to a nucleic acid sequence in collections to be compared) bound to a solid surface.

Inventors: Fodor; Stephen P. A. (Palo Alto, CA), Solas; Dennis W. (San Francisco, CA), Dower; William J. (Menlo Park, CA)

Assignee: Affymetrix, Inc.

International Classification: B01J 19/00 (20060101); C07B 61/00 (20060101); C07H 21/00 (20060101); C07H 19/10 (20060101); C07K 1/00 (20060101); C07K 1/04 (20060101); C07H 19/00 (20060101); C07K 17/00 (20060101); C07K 17/06 (20060101); C07K 17/14 (20060101); C12Q 1/68 (20060101); G03F 7/38 (20060101); G03F 7/26 (20060101); G03F 7/00 (20060101); G11C 13/02 (20060101); G01N 15/14 (20060101); C12Q 001/68 (); C12M 001/34 (); C07H 021/04 (); C07H 021/02 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018