Several improved features highlight the upgrade of the Media Cybernetics Gel-Pro Analyzer, of interest to those involved in gel analysis and interpretation. This software quantitatively analyzes PCR, Northern, Southern, and Western Blots, as well as Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism.

The original Gel-Pro Analyzer was designed to automate gel reading functions to improve throughput, minimize ambiguity, standardize laboratory procedure, and increase repeatability. Following the same path, new functions of Gel-Pro Analyzer Version 3.0 for Windows 95 and Windows NT include enhanced support for high resolution and high dynamic range images, automatic lane finding with more adjustment parameters, multiple standard lanes and automatic slant detection, improved Dot/Slot Blot capabilities, and a built-in saturation warning for over-exposed images.

Also, the new Report Generator allows users to create custom formatted reports with images, data, and text. Data can be exported to other application and to spreadsheet programs such as Microsoft ExcelTM. Gel-Pro's...

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