About Us

About Us

The McDermott Center Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) Core at UT Southwestern is a state-of-the-art sequencing facility that performs NGS coupled to bioinformatic analysis. We offer services extending from library construction to sequence analysis. The facility has two Illumina HiSeq 2500 sequencers and a NextSeq 500 Illumina instrument.

Ralf Kittler, Ph.D.

Director,
Next Generation Sequencing Core Facility

Phone: 214-648-1661
ralf.kittler@utsouthwestern.edu

Vanessa Schmid
Vanessa Schmid

Lab Manager, Next Generation Sequencing Core

Phone: 214-648-5101
vanessa.schmid@utsouthwestern.edu

NGS Core Team
NGS Core Team: Rachel Bruce, Ashley Guzman, Vanessa Schmid, Sijing Niu, and Ross Wilson.