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NSU Genomics Core Facility Services

Sample Preparation

  • DNA/RNA extraction and isolation
    • Blood
    • Sorted Cells
    • Tissue
    • FFPE 

DNA/RNA Quality Control

  • Agilent 4200 TapeStation for sizing, quantification, and quality control
    • Software generated RNA Integrity Number (RIN) value assess RNA quality 
  • Qubit 3.0 for fluorometric quantitation of DNA, RNA, or protein
  • NanoDrop, a UV/Vis spectrophotometer for absorbance measurements of DNA, RNA, or protein 

Real-Time PCR

  • Roche LightCycler 480 for highly accurate gene detection, gene expression analysis, genetic variation analysis, and array validation

Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS)

  • DNA/RNA sequencing library generation, validation, and quantification
  • Ilumina NextSeq 500 sequencing platform with capabilities of producing up to 400 million single reads or 800 million paired-end reads at read lengths of 75, 150, or 300 base pairs


  • nCounter Prep Station for automated fluidic handling of post-hybridized samples for digital examination of multiple pathways in a single tube in an extraction-free workflow 
  • nCounter Digital Analyzer for image data collection of color-coded single target-specific probes 

For Sample Submissions, please see Forms & SOPs

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