microspotting

microspotting

A contact-based method of transferring nucleic acids and peptides, which utilises pins or capillaries to deposit biomolecules on a solid surface.
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4; Sigma-Aldrich) supplemented with 1 mmol/L EDTA were diluted 2-fold by the addition of Array-it Microspotting Solution Plus (Telechem International).
Kevin Hrusovsky, President and CEO of Zymark, stated, "Cartesian Technologies' innovative microspotting pins have excellent versatility, and substantially increase productivity.
A contact printing robot (PixSys 5500; Cartesian Technologies) with a stealth microspotting pin (Model SMP3; TeleChem International) was used to print the protein chips on the aldehyde-activated slides.