MICROFLUIDIC MALDI-MS DEVICE FOR HIGH-THROUGHPUT PROTEOMICS & BIOMARKER DISCOVERY


Year of Award:
2008
Award Type:
R21
Project Number:
CA126669
RFA Number:
RFA-CA-07-033
Technology Track:
Molecular & Cellular Analysis Technologies
PI/Project Leader:
LAZAR, MARIA IULIANA
Other PI or Project Leader:
N/A
Institution:
VIRGINIA POLYTECHNIC INST AND ST UNIV
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