Instruments

Qubit 1.0 Fluorometer, Thermo Fisher Scientific Waltham, MA, USA

VICTOR Nivo Multimode Microplate Reader, PerkinElmer Waltham, MA, USA

LabChip® GX Touch™ Nucleic Acid Analyzer, PerkinElmer Waltham, MA, USA

Agilent 2100 Bioanalyzer system, Agilent Santa Clara, CA, USA

LightCycler® 480 qPCR Instrument II, Roche Life Science, Penzberg, Germany

BluePippin DNA Size Selection for Next-Gen Sequencing, with Pulsed-Field, Sage Science Beverly, MA, USA

Savant DNA-120 Speedvac for concentrating samples, Thermo Fisher Scientific Waltham, MA, USA

Covaris E220 Focused-ultrasonicator, Covaris, Woburn, MA, USA

mosquito® LV nanolitre liquid handler, SPT Labtech, Melbourn, Hertfordshire UK

Hamilton Microlab STARlet automated liquid handler, Hamilton, Reno, NV, USA

Biomek NX Laboratory Automated Workstation, Beckman Coulter Life Sciences, Indianapolis, IN, USA

Biomek FX Laboratory Automated Workstation, , Beckman Coulter Life Sciences, Indianapolis, IN, USA