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Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology

Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology

Host Microbe Systems Biology Core


Welcome to the UC Davis School of Medicine

Host Microbe Systems Biology Core


The HMSB Core's services include sample processing for Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS), functional analysis of NGS data sets, and gene expression profiling using Affymetrix GeneChips. The NGS analytical services offered utilize state-of-the-art open source software platforms and other customized scripts developed by the HMSB Core co-Director Jonathan Eisen, Ph.D. The HMSB Core is designed to provide campus researchers with easily accessible, customized, and cost-effective resources for integrating analyses of microbial community structure and host-microbe interactions in health and disease.



Our Services

Next Generation Sequencing:


Gene Expression Services:


Shared Equipment Access:

List and Descriptions of Shared Equipment

  • ABI Viia 7 RT PCR
  • Arcturus XT LCM
  • Leica CM1950 Cryostat
  • Leica RM2255 Microtome
  • LICOR Odyssey Infrared Imager
  • Qiagen Pyromark Q24
  • Qiagen QIAcube




Contact Us:

Please direct all inquiries regarding services and pricing to:
Matt Rolston
Core Manager
(530) 754-7850





Host Microbe Systems Biology Core
University of California, Davis
451 Health Sciences Drive
Genome & Biomedical Science Facility, Health Sciences
5th Floor, Rm 5212
Davis, CA 95616
(530) 754-7850