Package price includes DNA extraction, 16S rRNA amplicon library prep with single-indexed primers, sequencing using the Illumina MiSeq platform, annotation against two different 16S rRNA gene databases, and a comprehensive informatics analysis to determine richness, and α- and β-diversity.



For profit

Number of samples

Fee per sample*

1 to 3



4 to 6



7 to 24



24 to 48




Please contact to discuss discount

*subtract $5/sample if extracted DNA is submitted.  A minimum of 400 ng (determined via fluorometry) high-quality DNA is requested for optimal results.  MUMC is not responsible for poor results (e.g., low coverage) obtained using user-supplied DNA.