The prices listed below are subject to change as material costs change. Troubleshooting may necessitate additional costs.
|Cost/Pricing Details||Internal University of Tennessee User||External academic user||External non-academic user|
|Pippin Prep, unassisted (a)||$10.00*||$20.00*||$30.00*|
|Pippin Prep, assisted (b)||$44.00*||$66.00*||$80.00*|
|Bioruptor, unassisted (a)||$9.00||$20.00||$30.00|
|Bioruptor, assisted (b)||$19.00||$32.00||$40.00|
|TapeStation standard sensitivity, each sample||$5.00||$5.50||$6.00|
|TapeStation high sensitivity, each sample||$6.00||$6.50||$7.00|
|Bioanalyzer, High Sensitivity chips, 11 samples max||$114.00||$130.00||$188.00|
|Bioanalyzer, standard sensitivity chips, 12 samples max||$75.00||$98.00||$124.00|
(a) Unassisted use implies that the user has been previously trained on the instrument and is capable of performing all needed tasks without assistance from Core facility personnel
(b) Assisted use implies that the user has not received instrument training and will require assistance from Core facility personnel for sample analysis
*Plus $55 for cassette costs, if not provided by the user
DNAStar is a powerful bioinformatics software package that provides sequence analysis, cloning and primer design as well as next-gen sequencing, gene expression, RNA-Seq, ChIP-Seq, and transcriptome analyses. This software is paid for by the Center for Environmental Biotechnology and the Departments of Microbiology, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Biochemistry & Cellular and Molecular Biology, and Genome Science & Technology. Faculty, staff, and students within these departments are provided free access to DNAStar.
If other departments or individual labs wish to gain access, please contact Steven Ripp (email@example.com; 865-974-9605) to discuss payment options. Both PC and Mac versions are available. You can download a 14-day trial of DNAStar if you would like to test it before using.