Molecular Biology Service Facility

The core facility offers a number of services including a pyrosequencer from Biotage (PSQ 96MA) for SNP analysis and two Real Time PCR Thermal cyclers available to study gene expression and SNP: the Cepheid Smart Cycler II from Fisher Scientific and the Rotor Gene from Corbett Research. In addition, we offer Microarray Scanning of DNA array chips.


micro array

The ScanArray Lite comes with:

  • Two Internal Lasers
  • A Windows XP workstation
  • Software for Microarray Scanning and Quantitation

This Model supports:

  • Two Laser Excitation Wavelengths of 543 nm and 633 nm.
  • Two Emission Filter Wavelengths of 570 nm and 670 nm