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Wistar Genomics Core Facility (Genomics / Genome Analysis and Technologies)

The Wistar Institute

3601 Spruce Street

Philadelphia, PA 19104

United States of America

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Last Updated: 05/28/2024

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Core facility that provides the following services: Microarray services, RNA amplification service, ABI 7900 Real-time qPCR service, Capillary DNA sequencing and microsatellite analysis, Illumina HiSeq 2000 sequencing service, Illumina Genome Analyzer services. The Wistar Genomics Facility serves as a hub for consultation and scientific interactions relating to nucleic-acid based methods and provides expertise and support to insure the best possible use of emerging nucleic-acid technologies. In addition to consultation and collaboration with Wistar Cancer Center members, the Facility provides services to the greater scientific community. The establishment of this facility was supported in part by an NCI Cancer Center Support Grant and equipment grants from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, The Pew Charitable Trusts and the National Cancer Institute.