Instruments

    Open Access Instruments Available for Use

    Finnish Functional Genomics Centre maintains a panel of instruments, which can be accessed and used independently after user training.

    MiSeq (Illumina)

    For targeted or small genome Next-Generation Sequencing.

    QIAcube HT (Qiagen)

    For automated nucleic acid extraction.

    Fragment Analyzer (Advanced Analytical Techologies)

    For high-throughput nucleic acid QC and other applications.

    Bioruptor Pico (Diagenode)

    For nucleic acid fragmentation.

    Covaris S220 (Covaris)


    For nucleic acid fragmentation

    Nanodrop (Thermo Fisher Scientific)

    For nucleic acid quantitation and QC.

    Qubit (Thermo Fisher Scientific)

    For nucleic acid quantitation.

    Chromium (10x Genomics)

    Other instruments

    In addition to open access instruments, FFGC maintains and provides services with instruments operated by our staff. These include:

    HiSeq 2500 (Illumina)

    For high-throughput Next-Generation Sequencing

    HiSeq 3000 (Illumina)

    For high-throughput Next-Generation Sequencing.

    QuantStudio 12K Flex (Thermo Fisher Scientific)

    For Real-Time PCR in 96-well or 384-well format.

    2100 Bioanalyzer (Agilent)

    For nucleic acid QC.

    Agilent Bravo NGS

    For automated library preparation.