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A synthetic strategy for the creation of large scale chemical diversity. Solid-phase chemistry, photolabile protecting groups, and photolithography are used to achieve light-directed spatially-addressable parallel chemical synthesis. Binary masking techniques are utilized in one embodiment. A reactor system, photoremovable protective groups, and improved data collection and handling techniques are also disclosed. A technique for screening linker molecules is also provided.

Title
Arrays of materials attached to a substrate
Application Number
362901
Publication Number
5744305
Application Date
June 6, 1995
Publication Date
April 28, 1998
Inventor
Michael C Pirrung
Durham
NC, US
J Leighton Read
Palo Alto
CA, US
Lubert Stryer
Stanford
CA, US
Stephen P A Fodor
Palo Alto
CA, US
Agent
Joseph Liebeschuetz
Nancy J DeSantis
Vern Norviel
Assignee
Affymetrix
CA, US
IPC
A01N 1/02
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