Academic Health Center

University of Minnesota Genomics Center

Core Facility

Quality Control

Sample Quantification and Quality Control


  1. Qualitative Analysis by Capillary Electrophoresis: The UMGC has a Caliper GX and an Agilent Bioanalyzer 2100 for analysis of DNA, RNA, proteins, and cells.
  2. Sample Quantification The UMGC has a NanoDrop-8000 full-spectrum spectrophotometer for quantification of DNA and RNA samples. In addition, we have a BioTek Plate Reader used to perform PicoGreen and RiboGreen fluorescent assays for ultrasensitive quantification of nucleic acids.
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