Fresenius' Journal of Analytical Chemistry

, Volume 366, Issue 6, pp 525–539

Miniaturized total analysis systems for biological analysis

  • S. C. Jakeway
  • A. J. de Mello
  • E. L. Russell
Review

DOI: 10.1007/s002160051548

Cite this article as:
Jakeway, S., de Mello, A. & Russell, E. Fresenius J Anal Chem (2000) 366: 525. doi:10.1007/s002160051548
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Abstract

This review article discusses and documents the basic philosophies, concepts and current advances in the field of μ-TAS development, with special emphasis on applications in the arena of biosciences. After a brief overview of miniaturization theory and fabrication techniques, areas of microfluidic component development, detection protocols, biochemical assays, and integrated biological analyses are addressed.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. C. Jakeway
    • 1
  • A. J. de Mello
    • 1
  • E. L. Russell
    • 1
  1. 1.Zeneca SmithKline Beecham Centre for Analytical Sciences, Imperial College, London, SW7 2AY, UKGB

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