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HudsonAlpha Discovery, Discovery Life Science’s genomics division, provides comprehensive genomic services in our CLIA capable laboratory to support R&D, translational science, clinical development, retrospective studies and pre-clinical drug and diagnostic programs.

Advance with confidence

Whether your project needs genomic data for discovery or to guide decision making during clinical development, our experienced genomic services scientists will deliver reliable, high-quality data using the latest instruments and technologies.

Unique capabilities

  • Proprietary processes for reducing plate-to-plate bias (see the PCA analysis here )
  • Optimized protocols for challenging sample types, such as RNA from FFPE
  • Complete coverage and quality by combining short-read Illumina sequencing with long-read PacBio sequencing—we are a PacBio Center for Excellence for long read sequencing
  • Ultra-high-throughput capacity with rapid scale-up/scale-down
  • Streamlined discovery with quick access to all of Discovery Life Science’s biospecimens and biomarker analysis services such as IHC and flow cytometry.

Comprehensive genomic services

  • Whole genome sequencing
  • Whole exome sequencing
  • Targeted sequencing
  • RNA-seq
  • DNA arrays and fingerprinting
  • Single cell DNA, RNA, and ATAC sequencing
  • Epigenomics
  • Microbial metagenomics
  • iRepertoir T/BCR sequencing
  • Ubiquity MHC/HLA sequencing

State-of-the-art technologies

  • Multiple Illumina short-read sequencers
    • NovaSeq
    • NextSeq
    • MiSeq
    • iSeq 100
  • 10x Genomics single cell capabilities
    • DNA
    • RNA-seq
    • ATAC-seq
  • PacBio long-read sequencing
  • Oxford Nanopore long-read sequencing

Get end-to-end support

Our genomic services span the complete workflow from nucleic acid extraction all the way to bioinformatics analysis, data visualizations, and reports while our regulatory compliance ensures utility from early discovery through late stage clinical trial studies.

Our proprietary isolation protocols deliver high quality DNA and RNA from any sample type, and are exceptional at extracting RNA from FFPE tissues

Our genomics portal simplifies your access to comprehensive bioinformatics and we offer convenient data storage solutions

  • Tier 1: FASTQ output and summary report
  • Tier 2: Standard application-specific outputs (BCL, FASTQ, BAM, VCF, gVCF)
  • Tier 3: Standard output as well as interpretation, reports, and flexible data delivery, storage, and consulting time
  • 90 days storage included with service pricing
  • Long term storage available

The HudsonAlpha Discovery Difference

  • Flexible and creative problem solving with expert scientific guidance
  • Optimized proprietary protocols, including quality RNA isolation from FFPE tissues
  • Uncompromising quality standards that consistently exceed manufacturer specifications
  • Expertise in minimizing bias and batch effect in large-scale, complex studies
  • A decade of experience that spans thousands of projects and hundreds of publications
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Leverage the power of the HudsonAlpha Discovery division; contact us today!