Biorepository Unit​​​

STARlet M.jpgSample Processing and Preparation for Storage​

The Biorepository Unit also offer the following Sample Processing & Preparation service which will be performed by a sophisticated Hamilton easy​Blood STAR liquid handler:

  • Isolation of DNA from whole blood,
  • Isolation of RNA from PAXgene​ tubes
  • Aspiration of blood fractions (i.e. plasma, serum, buffy coat and remaining red blood cell component) from centrifuged blood collection tubes into FluidX tubes,
  • Reformatting of thawed samples from current BiOS incompatible storage tubes into the compatible FluidX tubes.


These services will be offered as a solution to clients who face BiOS compatibility challenges as a result of sample type and volume, tube type, etc. ​