Gene & Protein Expression


Microarray Facilities

NIH Neuroscience Microarray Consortium
A Blueprint-Funded Resource
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  • Supports gene expression profiling of the nervous system using microarray technology. Provides reagents, services, and training to the neuroscience community on a fee-for-service basis.
  • Samples from multiple tissues across the rodent life span are provided on a single slide.

Gene Expression Databases

Gene Expression Nervous System Atlas (GENSAT)
A Blueprint-Funded Resource
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  • A project that uses Massively Parallel Signature Sequencing (MPSS) to map the gender-specific expression of mRNA transcripts in a variety of adult mouse tissues.


  • Generates low-cost antibodies for the study of proteins found in mammalian brain.