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Please acknowledge the MRCF in your publications:

“Idaho State University Molecular Research Core Facility, RRID:SCR_012598”

We’d like to keep track of our scientific contributions; please send us an email when your research is published. For help writing Materials and Methods of services provided, please email the lab - we can provide information about our protocols and instruments used for your research project.

MRCF Prices


Sanger Sequencing - (AB 3130xl) Internal/External
fee for PCR Cleanups and Dilutions
Fragment Analysis, Microsatelite - (AB 3130xl)
Fragment Analyzer - (Agilent)
Next-Generation Sequencing - (Illumina)
Other Services:
-DNA/RNA Extractions
-SNP Analysis (qPCR)

$55.00/run of 11 samples
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Project Dependent

Staff member filtering water samples as a service

Molecular Equipment

Bio-Rad ChemiDoc
Veriti 96-Well Thermal Cyclers
Bio-Rad CFX96 qPCR Machine
BioTek Microplate Reader HTX
NanoPure Water
Sorvall Centrifuges
Nu-Aire Clean Bench / Hemco Fume Hood

$2.00/plate scan

Graduate student on multiphoton microscope

Microscopy Equipment

Zeiss Transmission Electron Microscope
Olympus Multiphoton Microscope
Olympus Confocal Microscope
Leica DM6B Widefield Microscope
Leica Cryostat or Microtome
FACSMelody Flow Cytometer

$20.00/half hr
$15.00/half hr
$5.00/half hr
Coming Soon

The rate for non-ISU investigators is two times that of the above listed hourly rates for microscopy.

If you are interested in a service that is not listed below, please don't hesitate to contact the lab for options. We are more than willing to develop and optimize new techniques to meet the needs of our customers!

Lab Information

(208) 282-4890

Idaho State University, Building 65
640 Memorial Drive, Stop 8007
Pocatello, ID 83209

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Hours of Operation | 8:00AM - 4:00PM; Excluding University closures and holidays