Bern Center for Precision Medicine (BCPM)

Nanopore Sequencing Service

Since beginning of 2018, the Bioinformatic group of the Institute for Infectious Diseases offers a nanopore sequencing service (MinION, GridION), which allows other laboratories to have access to the third generation Next Generation Sequencing technology.

Techniques offered: 

  • Long read, whole genome sequencing 
  • Multiplexed amplicon sequencing 
  • RNA direct sequencing 
  • Custom applications

Areas of research offered:

  • Bacterial genomics 
  • Viral genomics 
  • Custom applications 
  • Diagnostic applications

Nanopore Sequencing Website