HLA IMGT Database

IMGT Database The IPD-IMGT/HLA database contains genetic sequence and allele data for the human major histocompatibility complex (MHC). This database is foundational for many HLA Typing algorithms and Next Generation sequencing projects.  It includes…
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HLA publication list for GenDx

We vet our vendors carefully before using products in our sequencing workflows.  The Sequencing Center uses the GenDx libraries for NGS (Next Generation Sequencing)-based HLA typing.  The combination of substantial immunological research paired…
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How to read HLA reports

We deliver detailed HLA reports to clients immediately after their HLA sequencing runs are complete. The reports include information about HLA allele typing calls, allele ambiguities and relevant metadata.   HLA Loci The full set…
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HLA nomenclature

The standardized HLA gene and allele nomenclature is managed by the WHO Nomenclature Committee for Factors of the HLA System.  A high-level summary of their nomenclature system is reproduced here for easy reference.  A thorough and detailed…
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How long does genome sequencing take?

The Sequencing Center built our company around the fundamentals of automating and optimizing all procedures from end to end.  Based on that, we're able to provide the approximate turnaround timing. End-to-end genome sequencing varies greatly…
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HLA sample requirements

We use GenDx NGSgo and NGSengine for HLA projects.  The minimum sample requirements for this HLA typing assay are: DNA mass:  1,800 ng DNA concentration:  30 ng/µL (measured by Qubit fluorometer) Sample volume:  60 µL Please contact…