Sequencing Hub and R230

Specialist hub and laboratory for undertaking molecular biology laboratory techniques, projects, and research.

This dedicated region of the laboratory provides essential facilities to culture micro-organisms, perform DNA/ RNA extraction procedures and to manipulate, amplify and analyse those products.


  • Thermal Cyclers for amplification of DNA/RNA through PCR
  • RT PCR systems
  • Gel Doc system
  • Gel electrophoresis equipment
  • Shaking Incubators
  • Bench-top centrifuge


Gel Doc System


Photo of Sequencing Hub and R230


Opening Times

Monday - Friday

9:00- 17.00


in the UK for Quality Education

Sustainable Development Goal 4, Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2023

for Career Prospects

Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2023

for Facilities

Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2023

for Social Inclusion

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023

of Research Impact is ‘Outstanding’ or ‘Very Considerable’

Research Excellence Framework 2021

of Research is “Internationally Excellent” or “World Leading”

Research Excellence Framework 2021

Four Star Rating

QS Star Ratings 2021