Instrumentation

Forensic DNA Profiling Facility Resources Instrumentation:

  • Stratalinker
  • MiSeq FGx Sequencer
  • iScan Microarray System
  • BioRad T100 thermocycler
  • BioRad MJ Mini Opticon real-time thermocycler
  • ABI GeneAmp 9700 PCR system
  • Eppendorf thermomixer
  • Eppendorf refrigerated thermomixer
  • 3x Eppendorf 5415D benchtop centrifuges
  • Eppendorf Vacufuge
  • BioRad C1000 thermocycler
  • Eppendorf 5804 centrifuge + deep well plate rotor
  • 2x Eppendorf 5430 Refrigerated Centrifuges
  • 2x High Speed Digital Microplate shakers
  • PBI barocycler
  • Maxwell 16 automated extraction system
  • Freedom EVO-Tecan Robotic Liquid Handler
  • ABI 310 and 3130xl Genetic Analyzers
  • 2x Hybridization ovens (Illumina Microarrays)
  • Vacuum dessicator
  • Thermal plate sealer
  • Qubit 2.0 Fluorometer
  • Qubit 4.0 Fluorometer
  • Quant Studio 3 High Resolution Melt PCR System
  • ProFlex thermocycler (96-well block)
  • Eppendorf D30 Biophotometer
  • OMAX digital microscope
  • Ohaus analytical scale
  • 3x laminar flow hoods

Software:

  • Sequencher (one PC license and one Mac license)
  • CLC Genomics workbench (Network license) with Microbial workbench (2 desktop licenses)
  • Geneious
  • BaseSpace (Illumina) Commercial Subscription
  • Illumina Experiment Manager/Sequencing Analysis Viewer (Illumina)
  • GenomeStudio+Methylation
  • ExactID
  • PrimerE
  • GeneMapper v3.1