Molecular Biology Sequencing Facility

Molecular Biology Sequencing Facility, 3rd Floor Chemistry and Biochemistry Building: 

  • DNA Sequencing/Fragment analysis services: ABI Prism 3100 Sixteen Capillary Sequencing system with throughput of 1,920 samples per week  (500 bp reads) or 550 samples per week (650 bp reads).  The instrument can also be run in fragment analysis mode for mapping and genotyping.  Fragment analysis throughput in excess of 3,000 samples per week. LI-COR IR2 4200 sequencers (2).  Sequence read lengths 900-1,200 bp per run.  Throughput of 72 – 144 samples per week
  • Agilent 2100 Bioanalyzer (laboratory-on-a-chip) equipped with Dell XPS computer and software