Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Liquid Biopsy Core


The Liquid Biopsy Core offers the following services:

  • Patient sample banking for future analysis
  • Plasma banking and extraction of cell-free DNA for next generation sequencing
  • Ficoll-based centrifugation for obtaining and banking C/DTC-containing buffy coats
  • CellSearch-based C/DTC enrichment and enumeration
  • Droplet digital PCR (ddPCR)