Sequencing Technology Section (STS) provides researchers a complete genomic solution using Sanger Technology and Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) platforms.  The facility caters projects for whole genome sequencing (WGS), transcriptomics sequencing and targeted sequencing.

  • Whole Genome Sequencing
  • Transcriptome Sequencing
  • Targeted Sequencing (amplicon-based)
  • Whole Metagenomics Sequencing Package (inclusive of DNA extraction, library preparation, sequencing and data analysis)
Key Instrumentation
Illumina MiSeq® System Next Generation Sequencer
Applied Biosystems 3730XL Genetic Analyzer Capillary-based Sequencer and Fragment Analyzer
Agilent 2100 Bioanalyzer Chip-based capillary electrophoresis system
Roche LightCycler® 480  Real time PCR
Covaris M220 Focused ultrasonicator for DNA fragmentation
Nanodrop 1000 UV-Vis spectrophotometer for quantity and quality assessment of nucleic acids and protein
Qubit™ fluorometer Fluorometric spectrophotometer for nucleic acids quantification
DNA Engine Tetrad® 2 Thermal cycler
  • Contact Details:

Sequencing Technology Section
Malaysia Genome Institute (MGI),
National Institutes of Biotechnology Malaysia (NIBM),
Jalan Bangi, 43000 Kajang,
Selangor Darul Ehsan, MALAYSIA.

Tel: +603 8926 7446            Ext :()

Irni Suhayu Sapian |
Enizza Kasim |
Dr. Nurhezreen Md Iqbal |


  • Query from client - Initial discussion and consultation on application and objective
  • Sample submission - Quality Assessment - Concentration, Quality & Quantity
  • Library Construction - Library preparation according to application, Library QC
  • Sequencing and Analysis according to the project design - Sequencing run of library, Sequencing run QC
  • Data Delivery - Raw data & reports will be delivered by FTP Server or HDD drive.
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