Genomics Core Lab

Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi


The TAMUCC GCL is a one stop shop; send us samples and we’ll send you DNA sequence.  The GCL staff will work with you to make your project a success!


Research Services

Restriction Site Associated DNA Sequencing, All Flavors, All Species

DNA Library Preparation: Amplicons, RAD, Microsatellites, Whole Genome, etc

Illumina, PacBio & Sanger Sequencing

Microsatellite Genotyping


Examples of Recent Projects

De Novo Whole Genome Sequencing & Assembly of Hawaiian Limpets Using PacBIO Sequencing

Identifying the Genetic Basis of Settlement in Oysters With RAD (LSAMP Undergraduate Project)

Population Genomic Diversity and Structure of Marine Fish and Invertebrates With RADseq

Forensic Determination of Fish Gut Contents By Barcoding Amplicon Libraries

Microbial Metagenome Sequencing with Illumina HiSeq

MHC Amplicon Sequencing in Cats

GCL Customers

United States Food & Drug Administration

University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Old Dominion University

University of Hawaii

Texas A&M Corpus Christi, College Station, Galveston, Kingsville

University of Texas at Austin

Nha Trang University, Vietnam

University of Queensland

University of the Philippines

Education and Outreach

The GCL provides educational experiences for students at TAMUCC and participates in efforts to train students from underrepresented groups in STEM.