Illumina Epigenetics Platform

University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta
What the facility does

Provides high- throughput sequencing and gene array analysis, DNA methylation, gene expression, histone modification, and de novo genome sequencing

Areas of expertise

Epigenetics, epigenetic regulation of genome stability, gene expression regulation, mRNA and miRNA sequencing, DNA sequencing, methylation sequencing, mRNA/miRNA/methylation microarrays

Research services

High-throughput sequencing, microarray analysis, de novo DNA sequencing, gene expression analysis, methylation analysis, histone modification analysis

Sectors of application
  • Healthcare and social services



Genome Analyzer IIx

High-throughput sequencing

NextSeq 500 System Whole-genome, transcriptome, and targeted resequencing plus the ability to scan microarrays


Microarrays analysis

Flow cytometer

Cell counting, cell cycle analysis

  • Plantbiosis


Igor Kovalchuk's Plant Biotechnology Laboratory