Genomics

The MCIC genomics core maintains an array of fast changing state-of-the-art instrumentation for whole genomes genetic analysis. Our goal is to provide provide access and training in the latest methodologies and instrumentation, and make genomics research as productive and easy as possible for our investigators. We strive to keep up with technologies in the fast changing field of genomics.

We provide fee-based comprehensive support for sequencing on the Illumina platform, Nanopore MinIon, capillary sequencing and genotyping on various platforms. Support ranges from project design, samples preparation, data collection and downstream data analysis support. Our rates are posted on our 'Rates' page.

Various equipment for molecular biology research is available to users. This include equipment for automated liquid handling and reaction set up, DNA/RNA quantification and quality assessment, genomic DNA shearing and real-time PCR.