Sequenom EpiTYPEr – Methylation detection
The Sequenom® platform utilizes MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry in a cost-effective method that provides a highly scalable means of investigating a few or several hundred methylation regions over multiple samples.
|Platform||MassARRAY® (Sequenom, dba Agena Bioscience)|
|Primary Contact||Ellen Pedersen
Research Specialist: Sequenom and PyroMark Services
University of Michigan DNA Sequencing Core - NCRC Building 14 Room 134
|Typical Cost||Click here to view internal pricing list!
Click here to view external pricing list!
|Typical Output||EpiReport Excel files containing tabulated methylation percentages and run metrics, and EpiGram jpeg files containing graphical representations of methylation levels.|
|How to Request||Contact Dr. Lyons for initial consultation; if he deems project appropriate for Sequenom, contact Ellen Pedersen.|
|Sample Requirements||Clients submit bisulfite converted and amplified products; these should be gel quantitated, according to the guidelines provided in the conversion and amplification kits recommended by Sequenom/Agena.|
|Typical Turnaround||Depends on number of samples and number of amplicons to be assayed.|
|Critical Information||The fixed costs described above do not include labor, which is charged at the current approved rate and estimated as follows: