Center for Genomics Research

Michael Markey, Ph.D., Director

CGR Core Resources

For information about pricing, see: CGR Fees



ABI 2700 thermocycler

PCR and other thermocycling

ABI 7900 HT SDS with PCR clean room

TaqMan based RT-PCR
SNP genotyping
Syber green based RT-PCR

ABI GeneAmp 9700 thermocycler

PCR and other thermocycling

ABI QuantStudi 7 thermocycler

Real-time PCR and Array Cards

ABI StepOne thermocycler 

Real-time PCR

Affymetrix GeneChip System

Gene expression profiling
Global human genotyping

Agilent Bioanalyzer 2100

RNA, DNA and protein quantification


Analysis of cells based according to measurable properties (e.g DNA content, cell surface markers)

Beckman DU-50

UV-Vis spectrophotometry

Cepheid SmartCycler thermocycler

Gradient and real-time PCR

Eppendorf MasterCycler thermocycler

PCR and other thermocycling

Fuji LAS 4000

Captures images; chemiluminescence; ethidium bromide; white light images

IonTorrent PGM

Next-generation sequencing


Next-generation sequencing

Nanodrop spectrophotometer

RNA, DNA, and protein quantification

PerkinElmer Piezorray

Custom DNA and protein array creation

RNA clean area

Provides an RNase-free work area and tools for RNA extraction