Genomics Core

UofL Genomics Facility

The UofL Genomics Facility provides gene expression, genotyping and DNA sequencing services. We also assist with real-time PCR and quantitative as well as qualitative nucleic acid analysis.

Next Generation Sequencing Service

  • Ion Torrent
  • NextSeq
  • Contact: Sabine Waigel,Email Sabine
  • Location: CTR Building, Room 227 F-H, 505 S. Hancock St, Louisville, KY

QPCR

  • Real-time PCR (ViiA7: 96-well FAST, 384-well, and Array Card block)
  • Contact: Sabine Waigel, Email Sabine
  • Location: CTR Building, Room 227 F-H, 505 S. Hancock St, Louisville, KY

Microarray Services

  • Affymetrix platform microarray processing
  • Contact: Sabine Waigel, Email Sabine Email Sabine
  • Location: CTR Building, Room 227 F-H, 505 S. Hancock St, Louisville, KY

Other Services

  • RNA analysis: We offer access to the Nanodrop ND-1000 for quantitative nucleic acid measurements and to Agilent’s BioAnalyzer for RNA quality assessment.
  • PCR: The Facility has an ABI ViiA-7 real-time PCR system, which can be used by our customers on request.
  • Training: On request, we offer training in many areas of genomic research, including real-time PCR, Nanodrop, BioAnalyzer, RNA isolation, sample preparation for microarrays and more.
  • Data Mining: We offer free access to the latest versions of Metacore and Partek and will be able to assist with the use of either software.