Roche 454 GS Junior System

Model: 
454 GS Junior System
Make: 
Supplier: 

The GS Junior System brings high-throughput sequencing directly to the laboratory benchtop. Sequence over 35 million bases per instrument run and obtain sequencing read averaging 400 bases in length with GS Junior titanium series kit. The GS Junior system offers kits and protocols for whole genome shotgun, multi-span paired and, amplicon and cDNA sequencing, as well as sample multiplexing. The system is ideally suited for de novo sequencing of microbial genomes, high-resolution genotyping, targeted human sequencing of disease-associated genes or genomic regions, transcriptome sequencing, metagenomics and more.

Status: 
Available
Condition: 
Good
Category: 
Other
Disciplines: 
Biotechnology, Metagenomics, Microbiology, Virology and Genetics
Life Expectancy: 
8years
Location
Department: 
Institute for Microbial Biotechnology and Metagenomics
Building: 
Life Science Building
3rd Floor
Modderdam Road
Bellville
7537

Contact Person/s

Name: Prof Don Cowan
Phone: +27 21-959-2083
Email: dcowan@uwc.ac.za
Estimated Cost and Availability
Internal: 
R10 000
Per Run
External: 
R14 000
Per Run
Private Sector: 
R20 000
Per Run
Time Spent Researching: 
70
Time Spent Teaching: 
20
Time Spent Other: 
10

Grantholder

Title: Prof
First Name: Don
Last Name: Cowan
Phone: +27 21-959-2083
Email: dcowan@uwc.ac.za
Funding Information
Equipment Price: 
R4,400,000
Year of Acquisition: 
2011