Genomic Technologies Facility Plant Sciences Institute Iowa State University

Genomic Technologies Facility › Fees for Services

2025 Roy J. Carver Co-Laboratory, Iowa State University
1111 WOI Road, Ames, Iowa 50011-1085
Tel: (515) 294-7491 | Email:

Ion Proton Sequencing[ Top ]

P1 sequencing, 2 runs (labor, chip, and consumables) $ 1,649.00 $ 1,770.00 $ 1,231.00
P1 sequencing, 1 run (labor, chip, and consumables) $ 947.00 $ 1,017.00 $ 717.00
Required Training (per hour) --- --- $ 35.15
Technical assistance and consultation (per hour) --- --- $ 35.15
Administrative Fee --- 3.25% ---

Illumina Library Preparation [ Top ]

TruSeq DNA (labor, 1-8 samples) $ 158.00 $ 165.00
TruSeq DNA (labor, 9-96 samples) $ 316.00 $ 329.00
TruSeq DNA (consumables per sample) $ 70.00 $ 73.00
Library Quantification (labor and Bioanalyzer chip, per set of 1-11 samples) $ 76.00 $ 78.00
Nextera DNA
RNA-Seq
Customized library preparation
Administrative Fee --- 3.25%

KAPA Library Quantification [ Top ]

Reagents (per library) $ 8.00 $ 8.00
Comsumables (per library) $ 14.40 $ 14.90
LC480 Usage (per hour) $ 10.00 $ 10.00
Additional Labor (per hour) $ 35.15 $ 36.54
Technical assistance and consultation (per hour) $ 35.15 $ 36.54
Administrative Fee --- 3.25%

High-Throughput DNA & RNA Extraction (Qiagen BioSprint 96 Kit)[ Top ]

Comsumables (per sample) $ 149.15 $ 154.00 $ 149.15
Labor (per hour per plate) $ 35.15 $ 36.54 ---
Required one (1) hour training --- --- $ 35.15
Labor (per hour per plate) $ 35.15 $ 36.54 ---
Administrative Fee --- 3.25% ---
Grinding tissues

RNA Extraction (Qiagen RNeasy Kit) [ Top ]

Extraction labor (per set of 1-24 samples, 3 hrs) $ 132.00 $ 137.00
Consumables (per sample) $ 8.10 $ 8.40
Frozen sample handling (per set of 1-24 samples) $ 37.00 $ 39.00
Administrative Fee --- 3.25%

DNA Extraction (Qiagen DNeasy Kit) [ Top ]

Extraction labor (per set of 1-24 samples, 3 hrs) $ 154.00 $ 159.80
Consumables (per sample) $ 6.20 $ 6.40
Frozen sample handling (per set of 1-24 samples) $ 21.30 $ 22.10
Administrative Fee --- 3.25%

Quantification (Eppendorf AF2200 Plate Reader) [ Top ]

µPlate Quantification (per 96 samples; inc. labor, consumables) $ 17.50 $ 19.00 ---
Plate Quantification (per 96 samples; inc. labor, consumables) $ 36.00 $ 39.00 ---
Fluorescent Quantification (per 96 well plates; inc. labor, consumables) $ 67.00 $ 72.00 ---
Required one (1) hour training --- --- $ 35.15
Labor (per hour) $ 35.15 $ 36.54 ---
Administrative Fee --- 3.25% ---

RT-PCR Systems [ Top ]

Instrument usage (per hour) $ 10.00 $ 10.39 $ 10.00
Labor (per hour) $ 35.15 $ 36.54 ---
Required one (1) hour training --- --- $ 35.15
Technical assistance and consultation (per hour) $ 35.15 $ 36.54 $ 35.15
Administrative Fee --- 3.25% ---

Single SNP Genotyping [ Top ]

Initial consultation $ 37.00 $ 37.00
Primers (~100bp per SNP) $ 25.00 $ 25.00
Required SNP array optimization (per SNP) $ 33.00 $ 33.00
Single SNP genotyping/reaction (per data point ; includes all reagents and labor, except primers) $ 0.31 $ 0.31
Administrative Fee --- 3.25%

Sage Science's BluePippin

1.5% or 2.0% Gel Cassette $ 54.00 $ 55.75 $ 54.00
Labor (per hour) $ 35.15 $ 36.54 ---
Require one (1) hour training --- --- $ 35.15
Technical assistance and consultation (per hour) $ 35.15 $ 36.54 $ 35.15
Administrative Fee --- 3.25% ---

Invitrogen's E-Gel SizeSelect System [ Top ]

2% Size Select Gel $ 13.00
Require one (1) hour training $ 35.15
Technical assistance and consultation (per hour) $ 35.15

Agilent Bioanalyzer 2100 [ Top ]

DNA High Sensitivity Chip $ 51.00 $ 53.00 $ 51.00
DNA 1000 Chip $ 31.00 $ 32.20 $ 31.00
DNA 7500 Chip $ 31.00 $ 32.20 $ 31.00
RNA 6000 Nano Chip $ 31.00 $ 32.20 $ 31.00
RNA 6000 Pico Chip $ 31.00 $ 32.20 $ 31.00
Labor (per hour) $ 35.15 $ 36.54 ---
Require one (1) hour training --- --- $ 35.15
Technical assistance and consultation (per hour) $ 35.15 $ 36.54 $ 35.15
Administrative Fee --- 3.25% ---

Eppendorf epMotion M5073 [ Top ]

epTIPS (50 µL), 1 box (96 tips) $ 16.34 $ 16.87 $ 16.34
Labor (per hour) $ 35.15 $ 36.54 ---
Required one (1) hour training --- --- $ 35.15
Technical assistance and consultation (per hour) $ 35.15 $ 36.54 $ 35.15
Administrative Fee --- 3.25% ---

* All prices subject to change. Project cost estimates may be obtained from the facility manager
1 Services are available to researchers who have signed an agreement with the Genomic Technologies Facility
2 All rates for external users are subject to an additional 3.25% administrative fee, applied to the subtotal
3 Users must obtain certification through GTF training. Certified users accept responsibility for all experiments and abnormal equipment breakage

Genomic Technologies Facility User/Billing Agreements [ Top ]

Ion Torrent Proton sequencing PDF PDF PDF PDF
Illumina Custom Library Preparation PDF PDF --- ---
KAPA Library Quantification PDF PDF --- PDF
DNA/RNA Extraction (Qiagen BioSprint 96) PDF PDF PDF PDF
RNA Extraction (Qiagen RNeasy) PDF PDF --- ---
DNA Extraction (Qiagen DNeasy) PDF PDF --- ---
Eppendorf AF2200 Plate Reader PDF PDF PDF PDF
Real-Time Thremocyclers (LC480/Mx4000) PDF PDF PDF ---
Single SNP Genotyping PDF PDF --- ---
Sage Science's Blue Pippin PDF PDF PDF PDF
Invitrogen E-Gel Size Select System --- --- PDF PDF
Agilent Bioanalyzer PDF PDF PDF PDF
Eppendorf epMotion M5073 PDF PDF PDF PDF
Terms and Agreements PDF