Welcome to the web portal of IRIC's genomics platform

Important Message: Please note that the Genomics Platform will be closed Friday, April 18th and Monday, April 21st for Easter Holiday.

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 Capillary Sequencing

  • Fast and efficient sequencing service, open to all.
  • DNA Sequencing (plasmids, PCR products, etc.)
  • Results in 48h
  • Personalised access to your sequences on a secured server
  • Equipment : DNA analyser ABI 3730

Next-Generation sequencing

  • genome re-sequencing / RNA-Seq
  • Exome or targeted genomic regions
  • ChIP (chromatin immunoprecipitation)
  • Equipment : Illumina HiSeq2000

qPCR - Real Time PCR

  • Complete service and advice on the strategy to use
  • cDNA preparation
  • TaqMan assay design
  • Validation and analysis of your results
  • Equipment : Life Technologies ViiA 7 and Roche LC480

DNA and RNA analysis

  • DNA/RNA quality and quantity analysis
  • Results in a PDF file
  • RIN quality index number
  • Equipment : Agilent Bioanalyzer 2100 and NanoDrop 8000

 

Platform News

April 14, 2014
Please note that the Genomics Platform will be closed Friday, April 18th and Monday, April 21st for Easter Holiday.

November 13, 2013
Your samples are important? Take them back when the requested analysis is completed. We keep the submitted samples for a limited time only.