4. DNA Analysis in Droplet-Based Microfluidic Devices

  1. Ralph Rapley2 and
  2. Stuart Harbron3
  1. Pinar Ozdemir and
  2. Yonghao Zhang

Published Online: 7 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119977438.ch4

Molecular Analysis and Genome Discovery, Second Edition

Molecular Analysis and Genome Discovery, Second Edition

How to Cite

Ozdemir, P. and Zhang, Y. (2011) DNA Analysis in Droplet-Based Microfluidic Devices, in Molecular Analysis and Genome Discovery, Second Edition (eds R. Rapley and S. Harbron), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119977438.ch4

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of Hertfordshire, UK

  2. 3

    The Enzyme Technology Consultancy, UK

Author Information

  1. Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, G1 1XJ, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 OCT 2011
  2. Published Print: 4 NOV 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470758779

Online ISBN: 9781119977438

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Keywords:

  • DNA analysis in droplet-based microfluidic devices;
  • microdroplet technology;
  • changing PCR process;
  • chip-based microPCR devices;
  • continuous-flow PCR chip;
  • PCR inhibition;
  • microdroplet technology;
  • droplets fusion device

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Continuous-flow microPCR chips

  • PCR inhibition and carryover contamination

  • PCR in droplets

  • Conclusions

  • References