As a national sequencing core facility, the NSC offers sequencing services on the HiSeq X, HiSeq 3000/4000, HiSeq 2500, NextSeq 500 & MiSeq instruments from Illumina and the PacBio RS II from Pacific Biosciences.

For an overview and comparison of the properties of the different machines, please refer to our HTS introduction.

For more in-depth information on the individual machines that we are currently making available to users, please follow the links:

HiSeq X


Available as a service

HiSeq 3000/4000


Available as a service
  HiSeq 2500   Available as a service
  NextSeq 500   Available as a service
  MiSeq   Available as a service
  PacBio   Available as a service




Sample Submission:

A sample submission form needs to be filled out when submitting a sample for Illumina sequencing. You should also download the separate guideline file (Guidelines for completion of Illumina sample submission form). The form should be filled out (light grey boxed sections 1-6), saved under a file name that includes name and date and submitted as soon as possible before delivery/submission of your sample(s). The completed form should be sent by email to: For sequencing on the PacBio-machine, please use seperate sample sheet PacBio sample submission form.



Published Mar. 13, 2012 4:51 PM - Last modified Oct. 27, 2017 12:59 PM