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Laboratory for Translational Genomics


Our Services


The lab provides core laboratory services in genetics and genomics to CNRC and Texas Medical Center investigators. We use state-of-art next-generation sequencing and microarray technologies to address questions about gene expression, epigenetics, genotyping, and genome sequencing.

Sample Quality Control

  • QC steps integration in all standard procedures.
  • RNA QC (Total RNA, cRNA, labeled cRNA, micro RNA)
  • DNA QC (gDNA, ChIP DNA, PCR products, Libraries)

Next Generation Sequencing (NGS)

  • RNAseq
  • ChIPseq
  • Methylation
  • Exome Sequencing
  • Covaris Shearing Services

Illumina Microarrays

  • Infinium Genotyping
  • Infinium Methylation
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Lab Related Projects


Within Children's Nutrition Research Center

  • Mouse muscle RNAseq
  • Plant miRNA Sequencing
  • Methylation sequencing in infants of diabetic mothers
  • Targeted next-generation sequencing of abdominal pain cohort
  • Human Milk Production

Outside of Children's Nutrition Research Center

  • Undiagnosed Disease Network - RNAseqof blood and fibroblasts in undiagnosed children and adults
  • CAfGEN/H3Africa –RNAseqof blood in HIV+vechildren progressing to TB disease in Uganda and Botswana
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