Home Illumina Sequencing Service Charges & Ordering

Service Charges & Ordering


Service Charges

The Core offers comprehensive NGS services including nucleic acid extraction, library preparation, NovaSeq/MiSeq sequencing and Bioinformatics services.
Please contact Dr Hin Kwok ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it / 2831-5483) or platform specialists for project discussion and official service quotation.

Price vary with the following factors:

  • Throughput or fold coverage required (sequencing reads or bases output)
  • Read type and length (Single Read or Paired-end Read, 50 bp to 300 bp)
  • Type of work (DNA shotgun sequencing, RNA-seq, small RNA-seq, ChIP-seq, metagenomics etc.)
  • Number of samples
  • GC content of samples
  • Method for library preparation
  • Bioinformatics analysis needs
  • Affiliated institute (HKU, local academics, oversea academics and commercial company)


Service Ordering

Please refer to Sample Requirement and Submission page for sample requirements. 

Please submit service request through iLab.



  Mr Wilson Chong
  Mr Carlos Choi
  Mr Clement Chow
  Mr Johnny Lam
  Mr Chengwei Wu
  Mr Wilson Chan
  Ms Tiky Leung

  Telephone: 2831 5486 / 2831 5477 / 2831 5467 / 2831 5479
  Email: nextgenseq.cpos@hku.hk