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Method of making and using hybrid polymeric thin films for bio-microarray applications

United States Patent Application

20050048554
A1
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Platforms for easy and cost-effective fabrication of bio-microarrays are disclosed. In one embodiment, the platform contains a substrate having a surface coated with a film of alternating polycationic and polyanionic polymers. In another embodiment, the platform contains a substrate having a surface coated with a polyelectrolyte-silica sol-gel film. Also disclosed are bio-microarrays fabricated using the above platforms and methods of making the platforms and the microarrays.
Zhou, Jizhong (Oak Ridge, TN), Zhou, Xichun (Oak Ridge, TN)
10/ 920,608
August 18, 2004
[0002] This invention was made with United States government support awarded by the following agency: Department of Energy, Grant Number KP1301010. The United States has certain rights in this invention.