The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences


Research instruments hosted by the Genomics Core Facility at University Park
Affymetrix GeneChip Scanner 3000 7G
Used to scan Affymetrix cartridge microarrays
Affymetrix GeneChip Fluidics Station 450
Used to wash and stain Affymetrix GeneChip microarrays
Affymetrix GeneChip Hybridization Oven 640
Used to hybridize Affymetrix GeneChip microarrays with mixing by rotation
Molecular Devices GenePix 4000B
Used to scan NimbleGen microarrays
Applied Biosystems 7300 Sequence Detection System
Platform for detection and quantification of nucleic acid sequences
Applied Biosystems 7900HT Fast Real-Time PCR System
The acknowledged gold standard in real-time PCR
Applied Biosystems Quantstudio 3D digital PCR System
A chip-based digital PCR system.
Applied Biosystems Quantstudio 12K Flex  Real-Time PCR Instrument
Best combination of convenience, flexibility, throughput, and cost-effectiveness for mid-density genotyping, and gene expression and digital PCR studies
Applied Biosystems 3730XL
Illumina HiSeq 2500
This next-generation sequencing instrument produces medium-length reads and can be used for a variety of applications.
Illumina MiSeq
This instrument is essentially a small version of the HiSeq 2500.