Welcome to the web portal of IRIC's genomics platform

Important Message: The last day to submit a sequencing request before the holidays is Wednesday December 20th. Service will resume on Thursday January 4th.
Happy holidays!

Introduction

IRIC's Genomics Core Facility offers a range of services, combining expert guidance and state-of-the-art technologies. It serves IRIC and Université de Montréal investigators in the course of their research initiatives and is also accessible to outside scientists from both academia and industry.

Overview of services and equipement

Sanger Sequencing

  • Fast and reliable
  • Results in 24 to 48h
  • Personalised access to a secured server
  • Instrument : DNA analyser ABI 3730

Next-Generation Sequencing

  • Genome
  • Transcriptome
  • Exome
  • ChIP
  • Amplicons
  • Instrument : Illumina HiSeq2000 and MiSeq

qPCR

  • Complete service: send us your RNA and list of genes!
  • Expert advice
  • Assay design using UPL probes
  • Complete analysis
  • Instrument : Life Technologies ViiA 7, QuantStudio 7 Flex and Roche LC480

Quantity and Quality of DNA and RNA

  • Quantity and quality of RNA (as low as 1 ng/┬Ál)
  • Quality score of RNA (RIN)
  • Quantity and size of DNA fragments
  • Instrument : Agilent Bioanalyzer 2100 and NanoDrop 8000