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Welcome to the Molecular Genomics Core (MGC). It is our mission to provide UTMB researchers access to cutting-edge technologies in functional genomics. The MGC objective is not only to provide access to technologies but also our experienced staff. A central goal of the MGC is to provide high quality data in a timely fashion and excellent customer service in a collaborative spirit.

To schedule an appointment or to discuss experimental design, send an email to: Thomas G. Wood: or Steven Widen:, or call (409) 747-0387.

Service Costs (M&O)

September 2015

   Agilent RNA or DNA Analysis

   $40.00/chip (1-11 samples)

   DNA Sanger Sequencing


QRT-PCR: Analysis cost is determined by the number of RT reactions required, the number of samples assayed, choice of duplicate or triplicate assays and plate costs.