Genomics Core Facility

PacBio Sequel

The PacBio Sequel is a long read sequencer.   

Specifications

  • Read lengths greater than 20 kb.
  • Up to 8 SMRTcells per run.
  • Each SMRTcell can produce up to 500,000 reads.
  • High circular consensus accuracy obtained for some applications such as amplicon sequencing.
  • Multiplexing available for Iso-seq, amplicon, and bacterial genome sequencing.

Details

Used for a variety of applications:

  • De novo whole genome sequencing
  • Iso-seq
  • Amplicon Sequencing

This instrument operated by Genomics Core Facility staff in conjunction with next-generation sequencing services