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Identification of human pathogens isolated from blood using microarray hybridisation and signal pattern recognition

Herbert Wiesinger-Mayr1*, Klemens Vierlinger1, Rudolf Pichler1, Albert Kriegner1, Alexander M Hirschl2, Elisabeth Presterl23, Levente Bodrossy4 and Christa Noehammer1

Author Affiliations

1 Molecular Diagnostics, Austrian Research Centers GmbH – ARC, Mendelstrasse 1, A-2444 Seibersdorf, Austria

2 Institute of Hygiene, Medical University of Vienna, Währinger Gürtel 18-20, A-1090 Vienna, Austria

3 Division Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine I, Medical University of Vienna, Währinger Gürtel 18-20, A-1090 Vienna, Austria

4 Biogenetics and Natural Resources, Austrian Research Centers GmbH – ARC, Mendelstrasse 1, A-2444 Seibersdorf, Austria

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BMC Microbiology 2007, 7:78  doi:10.1186/1471-2180-7-78

Published: 14 August 2007

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Additional file 1:

In silico hybridisation matrix. Matrix predicting hybridisation behaviour of the designed microarray probes (horizontally plotted). The in silico hybridisation matrix was generated with the Probe Match function in the ARB software package and the CalcOligo software.

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Additional file 2:

Hybridisation results of all experiments. Single signal results of all hybridisations are summarised in a datasheet. The supplied outcomes are the signal medians obtained after quantile normalisation.

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