Microarray Core Facility

The Microarray Core Facility in the Department of Biological Science at the University of Tulsa is equipped with the Affymetrix GeneChip® platform for the measurement of mRNA expression. The system includes the GeneArray® Scanner 3000, the Fluidics Station 450, the Hybridization Oven 640, and a powerful computer workstation.

GeneChip® expression arrays are available for the study of human, rat, mouse, drosophila, C. elegans, E. coli, and many other model systems.

The services available from the TU Microarray Core include mRNA quality control utilizing the BioAnalyzer, clean-up of total RNA, target labeling, hybridization, scanning, and biostatistical analyses of the data.

The TU Microarray Core Facility is located in Room N203 of Oliphant Hall.