Monthly Archives: April 2015

First PacBio Workshop – generates long-insert libraries, assembles genomes

The first PacBio Library Prep and SMRT-portal workshop held in April generated plenty of SMRT sequencing libraries with inserts of up to 20 kb. The users learnt about the technical background of PacBio sequencing, common applications, the advantages of long read

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New HiSeq 3000 Sequencer In The Core

The Genome Center has acquired a HiSeq 3000 sequencer to be able to provide faster sequencing at significantly reduced per-base-costs. The new sequencer is already delivered and will be installed this week and then tested. Please note that for some samples

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Newsletter April 2015

UCD Genome Center – DNA Technologies and Expression Analysis Cores News Bulletin, April 2015 New Latest Generation Illumina Sequencer Dear DNA Technologies Core users, The Genome Center has acquired a HiSeq 3000 sequencer to be able to providefaster sequencing at

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