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Sample Submission Guidelines

Sample Drop-off Location

Medical Center Ground Floor, Room G-7814 (near Biological Supply Center)

Map to dropoff

Note: A University badge is required to access drop-off room. All samples must be in a Ziploc bag (secondary container).

Sample Pick-up Times

Medical Center Pick-up : Between 8am-9am, Monday - Friday

Your samples will be picked up at the drop-off location at the specified times. They will be safely delivered via courier to GRC staff for processing.

4°C Refrigerator -80°C Freezer
DNA Sequencing Samples All RNA
Real Time PCR Plates Tissues/Cells
cDNA Samples for qPCR For RNA Extraction
DNA Samples - SNP Microarray Frozen cDNA Samples For qPCR

Request Forms 

To ensure prompt turnaround, please provide all the requested information for each submission form and submit a paper copy along with samples as well as email a copy to the GRC URGenomics.

Nucleic Acid and Library QC Only Submission: GRC QC only Sample Submission Form


High-throughput Sequencing (NGS) Full Service Submission:  GRC NGS Full Service Sample Submission Form


Sequence-Ready (non-GRC prepared) NGS Library Submission: GRC User-Prepared Library Submission Form

Legacy Submission Forms

Real-time PCR Submission:

**Pre-loaded Plate Submission (ready to run):

**RNA/DNA Submission (processed by GRC):

RNA Amplification Submission:

Micro Array Submission:


Nucleic Acid Purication/Extraction:

**All samples will be stored at the GRC for 2 weeks after project completion.  Please indicate on the submission sheet if you wish to have your samples returned to you or discarded.**