Core Facilities

Core Facilities at the Li Ka Shing Institute of Health Sciences (LiHS)

LiHS Core Facilities is a centralised station serving the needs of researchers at the CUHK.

New Service Charges for Core Facilities: Molecular Biology (Effective from 1 Aug 2016) 

The Core Laboratory provides a wide range of services:

a. Gene Expression Profiling, Analysis & Genotyping

  • Illumina iScan System

  • b. DNA Sequencing & Gene Scan

  • ABI PRISM 3130XL Genetic Analyzer

    c. Quantification & Quality Assessment

  • Agilent 2100 Bioanalyzer
  • NanoDrop ® ND-2000
  • d. Transfection

  • Amaxa Nucleofector II

  • e. Embryo Manipulation Service

  • Embryo Micromanipulation Platform 

  • The Core Laboratory welcomes large projects and will be happy to discuss experimental design and cost management with investigators.

    For details of charges and services, please contact the Core Laboratory:

    Ms. Carol Szeto / Mr. Matthew Chau

    Tel: (852) 3763 6043


    Address: Room 504-505, 5/F Li Ka Shing Medical Sciences Building, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong