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DNA Sequencing Services

Dr. James Derr - Director
Jderr@cvm.tamu.edu
979-862-4775 office

Floyd Barnes - Laboratory Manager
Derrlab@cvm.tamu.edu

979-862-3991 sequencing laboratory

Sample of sequence chromatogram from ABI 3130xl
Sample of sequence chromatogram from ABI 3130xl

NEW: Custom sequence price $8.00/sample!

In addition to traditional sequence reactions precipitated from column/ethanol purification, we are now accepting sequences purified with BigDye XTerminator

Turnaround Time

  • Samples received by noon will be processed the same day with results by the following morning.
  • Samples received after noon will be processed the next day with results by the following morning.
  • Samples are not processed on Wednesdays. Samples received on Wednesday will be processed on Thursday.

Services and Pricing

Custom sequence reaction $8.00 for over 48 samples Requestor provides template and primer
& we perform the sequence reaction
Ready-to-run reaction $2.50/sample Requestor provides amplified sequence products (must be precipitated)
96-well plate with BDX purification $2.00/sample Requestor provides 96-well plate of sequence products purified with BigDye XTerminator and accompanying sample sheet
Download sample sheet template
Download sample sheet instructions
Big Dye Version 1.1, 80 µL $95.00
80 µL aliquot (Applied Biosystems)
Big Dye Version 1.1, 800 µL $925 800 µL tube (Applied Biosystems)

Forms and Instructions

Software and Instrumentation

ABI 3130xl Genetic Analyzer

Analysis/Viewing Software

NanoDrop ND-1000 Spectrophotomer

Savant SpeedVac

  • A Savant SpeedVac is available for customers to precipitate sequence samples
ABI 3130xl Genetic Analyzer

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ABI 3130xl Genetic Analyzer

NanoDrop ND-1000 Spectrophotomer

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NanoDrop ND-1000 Spectrophotomer

Savant SpeedVac

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Savant SpeedVac