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Our Facility

The Avera Institute for Human Genetics laboratory has the following facility space and equipment available:

Nucleic Acid Extraction Lab

Nucleic-Acid-Extraction-Lab
  • Baker SterilGARD® II Advance Biological Safety Cabinet
  • Thermo Scientific® 1300 Series A2 Biological Safety Cabinet
  • Thermo Scientific® Sorvall ST 16R Centrifuge
  • Fisher Scientific® Micromaster Microscope
  • Thermo Scientific® MIDI 40 CO2 Incubator
  • Thermo Scientific® BioCane 34™ Liquid Nitrogen Container
  • Eppendorf® 5417 Refrigerated Centrifuge
  • Fisher Scientific® Accumet AB15 Plus pH Meter
  • Fisher Scientific® Isotemp 205™ Water Baths
  • Fisher Scientific® Isotemp 210™ Water Bath
  • Fisher Scientific® Biological 4°C Refrigerator
  • Sanyo™ -20°C Freezer
 

Pre-PCR Suite

Pre-PCR-Suite
  • Thermo Scientific® NanoDrop 1000™ Spectrophotometer
  • Eppendorf® 5804 Centrifuge
  • Applied Biosystems® 2720 PCR Thermal Cyclers
  • Sanyo™ Biological 4°C Refrigerator
  • Sanyo™ -20°C Freezer

DNA Analysis Lab

DNA-Lab
  • Illumina® HiSeq 2500 Whole Genome Sequencer
  • Illumina® iScan
  • Illumina® Cbot
  • Affymetrix® GeneChip® Scanner
  • Affymetrix® GeneChip® 450 Fluidics Stations
  • Affymetrix® GeneChip® Hybridization Oven 640
  • Applied Biosystems® Genetic Analyzer 3130
  • Molecular Devices® SpectraMax® M2e
  • UVP® GelDoc-It® Imaging System
  • Fisher Scientific® Horizontal Electrophoresis System
  • Eppendorf® 5810R Refrigerated Centrifuge
  • Eppendorf® 5424 Centrifuge
  • Applied Biosystems® GeneAmp 9700® Thermal Cyclers
  • Fisher Scientific® Isotemp 205 Water Bath
  • Sanyo™ Biological 4°C Refrigerator
  • Sanyo™ -20°C Freezers
  • Labconco® SteamScrubber® Scientific Grade Dishwasher

Genotyping Suite

Genotyping-SUite
  • Applied Biosystems® ViiA 7
  • Applied Biosystems® 7900HT Realtime PCR Machine

Additional Equipment

  • Fisher Scientific® Biological 4°C Refrigerators
  • Fisher Scientific® Biological -20°C Freezers
  • Sanyo™ MDF-432V Ultra Low Temperature -80°C Freezer
  • Affymetrix® AmpliChip CYP450
  • BioTrove® OpenArray NT Cycler
  • Applied Biosystems® OpenArray Autoloader