UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health


Training and hire of equipment (UCL only)


Please email Nipurna if you are interested in training sessions for the following instruments

  • Illumina MiSeq 
  • ABI 7900hHT Real Time PCR
  • Agilent Bioanalyser

Hiring Equipment

Training is compulsory- see above

Book equipment for hire on our web-based system:

Real time PCR

  • Log in, choose 'Real time PCR' from the menu and then '7900HT (CBL)'
  • Costs £5 per half hour slot – Fast plate can be set up, run and data collected in about 1hr.

MiSeq Personal Sequencer

  • Log in, choose 'MiSeq 1' from the menu
  • Book the 0.00 am slot to reserve the instrument for the day
  • We have a rolling stock of MiSeq Sequencing kits (50 and 500 cycle) which can be bought from us directly- ask Nipurna or Tony