Affymetrix Gene Chip Platform

Made up of the following components: GeneChip® probe panels, Affymetrix® GeneChip® 3000 scanner, 450 fluid station, 640 and 645 hybridization ovens with rotary axis.

Ion Torrent PGM from Life Technologies

PGM sequencer,

Ion OneTouch™ 2 System

Automated system for the preparation of samples for PGM sequencing. It performs emulsion PCR and bead release and enrichment.

Applied Biosystems 3130XL

Sequencing unit with 16 capillaries, capable of obtaining sequences of up to 1,000 bases. A maximum of 150 samples can be processed in 24 hours.

Maxwell® 16 System from Promega and MagMAX Express-96 from Life Technologies.

Semiautomatic systems for extracting nucleic acids based on magnetic-particle technology.

MagMAX Express-96 from Life Technologies allows for the simultaneous manipulation of up to 96 samples in less than one hour.

Maxwell® 16 Research Instrument from Promega obtains a high-yield from a small amount of material, from between 1 and 16 samples at a time. 

2100 Agilent Bioanalyzer and Experion from BioRad.

Platforms based on microfluidic technology, designed for size determination, quantification and quality control of DNA, RNA and proteins. 

Qubit fluorometer

Pippin Prep electrophoresis:

Semiautomatic system for selecting libraries for Next-Gen Sequencing by size.

"Genomics is the analysis of genomes. This science facilitates the identification and understanding of the forms of organization and function of genes. Genomic medicine thus offers new systems for diagnosis, specific response to drugs and the design of new drugs", Lourdes Ortiz, Platform Director.

More information:


Lourdes Ortiz
Avda. Pío XII, 53
31.008 Pamplona

(+34) 948 194 700 Ext. 1012