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imarkRoy J. CarverUniversity of Illinois
Biotechnology Center

Functional Genomics Unit
Mark Band, Ph.D - Director
356 Edward R. Madigan Laboratory, 1201 W. Gregory Drive, Urbana, IL 61801
Phone: (217) 244-3930    FAX: (217) 265-5066     Email:


Functional Genomics on-campus service fees
Effective March 1, 2016

    $1,280 Rounded Service Fee Access Array 48.48
    $1,380 Rounded Service Fee Access Array 48.48 2-stage
    $1,560 96.96 qPCR (Gene Expression)
    $887 48.48 qPCR (Gene Expression )
    $477 digital qPCR (ddQPCR)
    $1,130 96.96 SNP
    $1,020 C1 STA (single cell capture and cDNA amplification for qPCR)
    $2,180 C1 for  RNAseq (single cell capture and cDNA amplification for RNA-Seq)
    $508 Nextera Library setup fee
    $19 Nextera Library for C1 RNAseq
Fragment Analyzer:      
    $204 Cost for Frag Analyzer SS NGS and HS NGS run
    $193 Cost for Frag Analyzer ssRNA run
    $115 Cost for Frag Analyzer dsDNA run
Illumina Methylation Array:      
    $74 per sample (kit not included)
    $116 per Agilent DNA High Sensitivity chip
    $97  per Agilent RNA6000 Nano chip
    $99  per Agilent RNA6000 pico chip
Slide Scanner:      
    $23.50 on-campus rate per microarray slide scan
Agilent Microarray:      
     $ 281 on-campus rate for Agilent 2 color array
    $250 on-campus rate for Agilent 1 color array
    $84.00 on-campus yearly rate
    $3.60 per sample rate


Microarray Analysis Services


(If you are an off campus customer, please complete the off-campus user form)

This is an abridged list of our service prices and subject to change at any time; please contact Dr. Mark Band, Director of Functional Genomics, at (217) 244-3930 or for information on prices and other issues related to your project.

Facility users other than State of Illinois institutions are subject to a 25.4% indirect cost rate for federally funded projects. For off-campus projects exceeding $5,000 a contract must be negotiated through University of Illinois Grants and Contracts.  For further information contact Dr. Mark A. Mikel (217.244.0144, ), Associate Director of the Roy J. Carver Biotechnology Center.


All work performed by the Roy J. Carver Biotechnology Center (CBC) should be acknowledged in scholarly publications, posters, and presentations. Proper recognition allows us to measure the impact of our work and supports our initiatives in obtaining sponsored funding. In addition, any CBC personnel who make a substantial intellectual or experimental contribution are deserving of further recognition as co-author.