VUMC IMGSCT Core (Immunogenomics, Microbial Genetics and Single Cell Technologies)

Overview of Services

VUMC Immunogenomics, Microbial Genetics and Single Cell Technologies (IMGSCT) core provides high throughput high resolution immunogenomics sequencing, including HLA typing, KIR typing, and ERAP typing. Additionally, the core will provide single-cell studies focused on TCR sequencing and RNA transcriptomics, microbial genetics assays and digital droplet PCR assays.



Simon Mallal, Core Scientific Director

Elizabeth Phillips, Core Scientific Co-Director
Suman Das, Core Deputy Director
Rama Gangula, Core Operations Manager 

Meghan Shilts, Core Deputy Operations Manager


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Location and hours of operation

Hours Location

Monday-Friday, 8:00am-4:30pm    

MCN U-3308  

Links and Resources

  1. VUMC Office of Research - iLab User Guides & FAQs