Leiden Genome Technology Center - Leiden Genome Technology Center


The Leiden Genome Technology CenterLGTC hosts over 20 instruments for next-generation sequencing (NGS) library prep and sequencing. Request a quote via info@lgtc.nl.

Single-cell equipment

LGTC offers several platforms as well as custom protocols for single-cell RNA, DNA, and multi-omic library preps. Our equipment includes:

  • 10X Genomics Chromium X
  • Spatial transcriptomics
  • Dolomite Bio Nadia
  • Mantis

Single-molecule sequencing

We have nearly 10 years of experience with long-read sequencing, and we offer the latest sequencing platforms from PacBio and Oxford Nanopore. Our equipment includes:

  • PacBio Revio
  • Oxford Naopore PromethION

Miscellaneous equipment

The Leiden Genome Technology Center has additional instruments for DNA size selection and quality control, including:

  • FEMTO Pulse
  • Blue Pippin
  • Sage HLS

Shared equipment

​We maintain shared equipment for researchers at LUMC to use.  We have platforms for DNA and RNA shearing, quality control, and quantification as well as qPCR and SNP genotyping. You must make a booking to use our instruments through our Outlook room calendars. Please contact info@lgtc.nl if you need calendar access.

  • Agilent Bioanalyzer
  • Invitrogen Qubit
  • Roche LightCycler
  • Idaho Technologies LightScanner
  • Covaris
  • Fluidigm Biomark