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Spotxel® Microarray 3.2 Releases with a Free Graphical GAL Array Editor

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10 May 2024 - Spotxel® Microarray 3.2 releases with a free graphical GAL array editor.

We are thrilled to announce the release of Spotxel® Microarray 3.2 for Windows, a powerful tool for microarray image and data analysis. This latest version introduces a graphical GAL array editor and supports 24-bit TIFF grayscale images, enhancing the precision and versatility of your microarray analyses.

The GAL array editor offers a range of features, including:

  • Creation of rectangular and hexagonal blocks.
  • Fractional spot spacing and diameter for precise alignment with spot signals.
  • Manual fine-tuning of block positions.
  • Undo and redo functions for block editing actions.
  • Keyboard shortcuts for quick access to utilities.
  • Editing of spot names and IDs with a spreadsheet-like interface.
  • Multi-screen support for convenient editing.

Best of all, the GAL Array Editor module and the functionality for handling microarray images are entirely free and become available immediately upon software installation.

Our upcoming release will focus on improving spot finding and automatic array alignment. We welcome your requests for bug fixes or new features. Thank you for choosing Spotxel® Microarray.