Clinical Genomics Umeå

Infrastructure Unit


Richard Palmqvist, Platform Scientific Director

Pär Larsson, Head of Unit

Recent user publications

The publications in this database are the result of research conducted at the units of SciLifeLab – both in user projects and technology development.

Clinical Genomics Umeå

Clinical Genomics Umeå is a joint venture between Umeå University and the clinical laboratories at Umeå University Hospital. It operates in a tight collaboration with Genomic Medicine Center North and is an integrated part of the Department of Medical Biosciences, Umeå University.


  • Targeted short-read sequencing
  • RNA analysis
  • Ultrasensitive variant detection
  • Array-based SNP analysis
  • Bioinformatics support
  • Clinical interpretation of variants


  • 2 x NextSeq 550 (Illumina)
  • MiSeq (Illumina)
  • Instrument for microarray analysis (Illumina)
  • MinION (Oxford Nanopore)
  • Digital droplet PCR (BioRad)
  • Real time PCR (BioRad)
  • QuantStudio 6 Flex Real-Time PCR (ThermoScientific)
  • Multispectral imaging microscope
  • Instrumentation for Sanger sequencing

Last updated: 2020-06-04

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