Protein and DNA Facility offers advanced analytical technologies to the University of Leicester, UK and international academic institutions and other external clients since 1996. The Protein Nucleic Acid Chemistry Laboratory (PNACL) offers Sanger-based DNA sequencing service.
DNA Sequencing Instruments Used
- Applied Biosystems 3730
- Illumina (model not mentioned)
- Roche GS FLX
DNA Sequencing Prices
DNA Template Requirements
The facility provides common universal primers.
The Protein Expression Laboratory (Protex) provides a plasmid construction service based on recombination technology.
Sequencing turn-around time
1 – 3 days
GLP DNA sequencing
Other DNA sequencing related services offered
- Next Generation Sequencing
- Library Preparation
- Quantitative PCR
- Micro Array Analysis
Dr. Sharad Mistry
University of Leicester
Phone: +44 (0) 116 252 5613
Fax: +44 (0) 116 252 5616
The core is a state of the art facility and a non-profit academic lab. The user can supply bacterial cell pellet for sequencing (3 day turnaround). A number of convenient sample drop-off points are located within the College for DNA sequencing samples. The NUCLEUS Genomics Facility offers capabilities for next generation sequencing, microarray analysis and quantitative PCR.
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