School of Biological Sciences


Centre for Genomics, Proteomics and Metabolomics


The Centre for Genomics, Proteomics and Metabolomics (CGPM) is a Facility Centre within the School of Biological Sciences. It provides a hub for research and teaching of genomics, proteomics, and metabolomics analysis techniques.

We undertake DNA sequencing, genotyping and gene expression analysis, as well as a full range of proteomic and mass spectrometric services including LC-MS/MS, small molecule elucidation, intact protein MW determination and quantitative proteomics. We also have close links with the Bioinformatics Institute and the Statistical Consulting Centre, where specialists can provide expert experimental design advice as well as analysis services.

Accessing CGPM services

Access to our analysis services is provided through Faculty of Science equipment clusters (previously known as ASAS).

The Centre relocated from the Thomas Building to Buildings 301 and 302 in October 2016 as part of a building remediation project.

Genomics


Genomics provides capillary sequencing and next-generation sequencing services, as well as related technologies.

Instruments and expertise are located in Room 705, Building 302 (Science Centre), City Campus.

Mass Spectrometry


Our mass spectrometry capabilities are available alongside those of other areas within the Faculty of Science.

Instruments and expertise are located near Room 409, Building 301, City Campus.

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