Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Center for Genetic Medicine

Next Generation Sequencing

NUSeq provides Next-Gen Sequencing services (see below), using the following major NGS platforms:

Illumina HiSeq 2500/4000

5 billion reads, 1500 Gbp data in <3.5 days, whole genome power

Illumina NextSeq 500

400 million reads, 120 Gbp data in 26 hours, transcriptome and exome power

Ion Proton

Major NGS Services Provided by NUSeq

RNA Sequencing
Total RNA-Seq
Ultra-Low-Input RNA-Seq
Small RNA-Seq

Genome Sequencing
DNA-Seq (Nano, PCR-Free, or Nextera)

DNA Methylation Sequencing


Whole Exome Sequencing
Exome Capture and Sequencing


Please use the menu on the left for detailed service descriptions. Visit the NUSeq Core Pricing page to reference service costs.