Chapter 5.6. Microarrays in Drug Discovery and Development

  1. Shayne Cox Gad Ph.D., D.A.B.T.
  1. Krishnanand D. Kumble1 and
  2. Sarita Kumble2

Published Online: 24 AUG 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470117118.ch05f

Handbook of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

Handbook of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

How to Cite

Kumble, K. D. and Kumble, S. (2007) Microarrays in Drug Discovery and Development, in Handbook of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology (ed S. C. Gad), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470117118.ch05f

Editor Information

  1. Gad Consulting Services, Cary, North Carolina, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Genesis Research, Parnell, Auckland, New Zealand

  2. 2

    Pictor Limited, Glendowie, Auckland, New Zealand

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 AUG 2006
  2. Published Print: 1 JUN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471213864

Online ISBN: 9780470117118



  • drug discovery and development microarrays;
  • oligonucleotide arrays;
  • array technology implications


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Array Formats

  • Factors for Consideration

  • Types of Arrays

  • Implications of Array Technology

  • References