Sample Submission


Please bring samples during the designated drop off hours as follows:

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Tuesday and Thursday: 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

If none of these times work for you, please contact to request an alternative time.

Address for Sample Submission by mail:

Kristen Jepsen
University of California, San Diego
Leichtag Rm 172
9500 Gilman Dr.
La Jolla, CA 92093-0761 

New customers:

Prior to preparing and submitting samples, please contact Kristen Jepsen.

Please submit samples in approved tubes (up to 16 samples) or plate (>16 samples). These can be purchased through UCSD Marketplace using the indicated catalog numbers, or from IGM.

(purchase from IGM: $6.75 per bag of 50 tubes)

(purchase from IGM: $2.25 per plate)

(purchase from IGM: $1 per seal)

  • Eppendorf 1.5ml DNA/RNA LoBind Tubes CAT# 86-923
  • Thermo-Fast 96 PCR Detection Plates CAT# AB1400L
  • Plate Seals CAT# AB0558

Download appropriate sample manifest and fill out completely following the instructions on the second sheet.

Email completed manifest to and Kristen Jepsen. Only manifests sent to these accounts will be processed.

Sample manifests:

Index Master Lists