Sci. Aging Knowl. Environ., 20 March 2002
Vol. 2002, Issue 11, p. pe4
[DOI: 10.1126/sageke.2002.11.pe4]


Deciphering the Gene Expression Profile of Long-Lived Snell Mice

Kevin G. Becker

The author is at the DNA Array Unit, National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA. E-mail: beckerk{at};2002/11/pe4

Key Words: DNA array • microarray • gene expression profile

Abstract: In a recent publication, gene expression profiling experiments for the long-lived Snell dwarf mouse were reported. In this Perspective, the author argues that although the authors have developed a solid analytical approach, further refinements are needed to produce robust conclusions.

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