UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health



We use the most up-to-date equipment enabling pilot studies, small-scale research projects and larger studies, including GWAS, to be run efficiently.

High Throughput Sequencing (NGS)

  • Illumina NextSeq 500
  • Illumina MiSeq

Illumina NextSeqIllumina MiSeq

Images courtesy of Illumina Inc.

Microarray platforms

  • Illumina iScan with autoloader and Tecan Freedom Evo for complete automation
  • Affymetrix GeneChip Microarray System
Illumina iScan

Protein Profiling

  • Somalogic SOMAscan assay

Sample Quality

  • Agilent Bioanalyzer
  • Agilent Tapestation
  • Nanodrop ND-1000
  • Life Technologies Qubit

Laboratory Automation

  • Hamilton Robotics STARlet liquid handling robot