Research Support

Scientific Technological Platforms

Epigenomics Unit

  • Advice on experimental design and analysis of study results.
  • Nucleic Acid Quality Service 
    • Determination of concentration and contaminants of nucleic acids (DNA)
    • Agarose gel electrophoresis.
  • Array Service
    • Studies of global DNA methylation profiles using Illumina's Iscan platform arrays (450K and Epic DNA methylation bead chip)
    • Studies using Illumina's customized arrays.
  • Immunoprecipitation Services
    • Global profiling studies of histone or transcription factor modifications using a combination of chromatin immunoprecipitation and next-generation sequencing.
    • Real-time transcriptome profiling studies using the RNApol-ChIP-seq technique.
  • Sequencing services
    • DNA methylation validation studies by pyrosequencing.