Instruments

Instrumentation

The Genome Core oversees serveral instruments available for use by members of the research community. As providers, we are responsible for facilitating equal access to these instruments and maintaining proper function and updates. Maintenence is performed at a regular schedule defined by the manufacturer. As users, you are responsible for following the guidelines issued by the Core. Please refer back to the information provided by the Core and be respectful to reserve on the MyCore's calendar prior to using an instrument.  

 

Mount Zion Campus (HDFCCC, 2340 Sutter Street)

AB 7900HT (Life Technologies/Applied Biosytems): QPCR instrument with exchangeable blocks (96, 384- well Fast PCR, Taqman Low Density Array (TLDA)). High-throughput plate loading accessory for >4 plates.

Nanodrop 8000 (ThermoScientific): UV-Vis Spectrophotometer with multi-sample (1-8) micro-volume measurements (1ul).

Agilent 2100 Bioanalzyer (Agilent Technologies): Microfluidics-based (Lab-on-a-chip) platform for sizing, quantification and quality measurements of DNA, RNA, protein and cells.

Synergy (HT) Plate Reader (BioTek): Multi-mode Microplate reader for fluorescence, absorbance and luminescence measurements on 96 and 384 well plates.

C1000 Touch Cycler (Bio-Rad) with dual 48-well blocks: Regular PCR

EPMotion 5075LH (Eppendorf): Automated Liquind Handling Workstation

 

Mission Bay Campus (HDFCCC, 1450 3rd Street)

AB 7900HT (Life Technologies/Applied Biosytems): QPCR instrument with exchangeable blocks (96, 384- well Fast PCR, Taqman Low Density Array (TLDA)).