CGT Overview

The Center for Genome Technology (CGT) is a state-of-the-art, high-throughput genomics core facility that applies cutting edge technologies and develops new methods to enable the study and analysis of research fields ranging from human disease to microbial genetics. The 10,000 square foot facility is part of the Hussman Institute for Human Genomics (HIHG) located on the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine campus. Since its inception in 2007, the CGT has provided high-quality and reliable biobanking, sequencing, genotyping, and gene expression services to both academic and industrial research communities.

Take advantage of the CGT’s extensive portfolio of genomic services and benefit from:

  • Personalized customer service
  • Dependable project management with prompt turnaround times
  • Industry-leading data quality
  • Competitive pricing

The CGT contributes to research across the globe, with clients in Europe, Asia, Australia and South America. Numerous scientists from academic, government, and commercial laboratories benefit from our personalized service and technical expertise.

The CGT is led by Director John R. Gilbert, Ph.D., and Associate Director Jacob L. McCauley, Ph.D.
Dr. Gilbert is a molecular biologist, with expertise in complex genetic disorders, molecular genetics, gene analysis and characterization, RNA transcription and control, and mutation analysis. Dr. McCauley is a genetic epidemiologist with knowledge of molecular techniques, bioinformatics, and statistical approaches used to characterize the role of genetic variation across complex diseases.

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