Single Cell Sequencing Core

bu-master-logoWelcome to the BUMC Single Cell Sequencing Core. Our mission is to facilitate research by providing support to investigators through cutting-edge technologies and powerful analytics. See your cells like never before.

Boston University’s Single Cell Sequencing Core provides in-house services for single cell RNA sequencing to all researchers at Boston University and to external researchers on an available-resource basis.

Single cell analysis is the study of genomics, transcriptomics, proteomics and metabolomics at the single cell level. chromosomes-2817314Characterization and gene expression profiling of a single cell enables the discovery of gene dynamics and an overall molecular profiling for individual cells. With our parallel high-throughput solutions, you can characterize hundreds of millions of cells.

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We offer the most advanced technology for single cell analysis. From our library preparation, to our data analysis, you will see your research in a new light.

Our single cell services include library preparation using microfluidic devices using the Chromium Single Cell 3′ System from 10x Genomics and Bio-Rad® Single-Cell ddSEQ Single-Cell Isolator, or manual plate-based library preparations using CEL-Seq2 single-cell transcriptomics method using in vitro transcription. We use Illumina next-generation sequencing to bring you massive amounts of reliable, cost-effective, and robust data. We also perform tissue dissociation and Bioinformatic analysis as a fee-for-service.

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