Services commonly provided by MIRRI’s partner organisations, e.g. supply, deposit or identification of microbial resources by gene sequencing, as wll as advanced services, e.g. genomics, screening of metabolites, phylogenetic analysis, consultancy, and up to 95 services.
For workflows/pipelines of services, please consult the MIRRI’s Application-specific Service Catalogue.
Analysis of respiratory quinones
Extraction and purification of the respiratory quinones, followed by HPLC analysis and quantification. Can be coupled with mass spectrometry to analyse complex mixtures. Provides an indication of the type of energy metabolism (aerobic vs anaerobic)
Analysis of structural components of the cells (fatty-acids, cell wall sugars, polar lipids, mycolic acids, antigens)