The GRCF offers Genomic DNA Isolation and Storage services

from whole blood, PBMCs, packed cells, cultured cells, blood spot cards, FFPE samples, buccal swabs/brushes, mouthwash, Oragene saliva collection kits, and tissue

How do I get started?

DNA Isolation Services are available to the Johns Hopkins Community as well as External Customers.

Pricing

Prices range from $25 to $47 per sample. Volume pricing is available for large study projects.

External customers contact  Alejandra Gutierrez for details.


Ordering

JH customers please place your order through our secure  online ordering system. See order form section FAF Order Forms: FAF DNA Isolation.

External customers contact  Alejandra Gutierrez for details.

delivery of samples

JH Customers: Drop samples off in Blalock 1004 with GeneSifter tracking number, Monday – Friday from 9 AM – 4:00 PM.

External customers contact  Alejandra Gutierrez for details.


Returned DNA is high molecular weight.

DNA is suitable for archiving, PCR, Southern blotting, library construction. 

DNA is returned with A260 and A260/A280 values determined by Nanodrop analysis. Sample concentration can be adjusted per customer specifications. DNA aliquoting is also available.

Qualitative analysis is available using a Advanced Analytical Fragment Analyzer CE.

Storage of blood on Whatman FTA Classic Cards for future DNA analysis is available.