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DNA / RNA Extraction

What is this resource?

The Participant and Clinical Interactions Core of the CTSI-CN offers a variety of Research Laboratory Services, including DNA Extraction for researchers at Children's National Health System.

DNA extraction services include:

  • Batched extraction of DNA using QIAsymphony SP. DNA can be isolated from whole blood, buffy coat, tissue, bacterial and cell cultures, plasma/serum/CSF, and respiratory swab samples

  • Batched extraction of RNA from whole blood and tissue

  • Quantification via NanoDrop Spectrophotometer

Who can use this resource?

All Children’s National Health System research researchers can utilize CTSI-CN's Research Laboratory Services, including DNA Extraction.

How much does access to this resource cost?

Research Laboratory Services, including DNA Extraction are offered at reasonable cost. To see the price associated with this service or other CTSI-CN resources, please visit the SPARC Request portal.

How do I access this resource?

To request Research Laboratory Services, including DNA Extraction from the CTSI-CN, please arrange for a consultation meeting via the SPARC Request portal.

Note: We encourage investigators to contact us early in the study design and planning process.

Who should I contact for more information?

For questions regarding the CTSI-CN's Research Laboratory Services, including DNA Extraction or to arrange a tour of the lab, please request a consultation via our SPARC Request portal.

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