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“The chip contains tens of thousands micromechanical pumps and valves that move nanoliter volumes of liquid through microfluidic channels in a coordinated manner. With its multitude of working parts, an experiment that would normally take 18,000 steps and a week to perform could be completed with the chip in just three hours and in just 200 steps.” http://singularityhub.com/2012/06/10/inventor-of-biochip-that-makes-10000-simultaneous-measurements-wins-oscar-for-inventors-%E2%80%93-and-500000/

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