microarray


mi·cro·ar·ray

noun \ˌmī-krō-ə-ˈrā\

Definition of MICROARRAY

:  a supporting material (as a glass or plastic slide) onto which numerous molecules or fragments usually of DNA or protein are attached in a regular pattern for use in biochemical or genetic analysis

First Known Use of MICROARRAY

1995

mi·cro·ar·ray

noun \-ə-ˈrā\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of MICROARRAY

: a supporting material (as a glass or plastic slide) onto which numerous molecules or molecular fragments usually of DNA or protein are attached in a regular pattern for use in biochemical or genetic analysis; especially : dna microarray

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: microbalance
Previous Word in the Dictionary: microanatomy
All Words Near: microarray

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up microarray? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More