Sorenson Genomics

Human Genomics DNA Laboratory

 

Human Genomics and Genetic Anlaysis Laboratory Core Instrumentation

Genetic Analysis  (STR, SNP and Sequencing)
Instrumentation ABI 3130xl Genetic Analyzer ABI 3730xl Genetic Analyzer ABI Open Array Platform with AccuFill system
ABI 7500 and 7900 HT Real-Time PCR Systems ABI 7500 and 7900 HT Real-Time PCR Systems ABI 7500 and 7900 HT Real-Time PCR Systems
Identity Testing Methods Promega Powerplex 16, 18 and Fusion ABI Identifiler, Identifiler Plus and Minifiler  ABI Identifiler Taqman SNP identification
Ancestry Testing Methods Sorenson WorldWide AncestryTM autosomal SNP detection (geographic affiliation) Y chromosome STR test (up to 46 markers) mtDNA sequencing (HVR regions I, II and III)

 

DNA Quantitation
Instrumentation ABI 7900 HT Fast Real-Time PCR System Molecular Devices Spectra Max plus 384 Spectrophotometer Tecan Infinite Spectrophotometer
DNA Quantitation Methods ABI Quantifiler Human DNA Quantification Kit OD Spectrophotometry  

 

DNA Extraction
Instrumentation Tecan Freedom EVO robots    
Extraction Methods Promega DNA-IQ molecular bead system Organic (Phenol-Chloroform)
 
QIAgen Puregene Blood/Mouthwash kit