Specimen Processing and Research Cell Bank are in the process of merging into one core facility. A new joint web site is coming soon. For now, to see additional services provided, visit the Research Cell Bank site.

Specimen Processing

Specimen Processing provides a broad range of services including the development and validation of procedures for specimen processing analyses; processing of blood, urine, buccal, peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMC), DNA samples; and DNA extraction. The staff works closely with resource users to achieve optimal specimen integrity and consistency.
Arnold Building, M5-A224
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 19024, M5-A224 Seattle, WA 98109-1024
(206) 667-4645
(206) 667-5590
Jon Digel, Manager

A complete listing of Specimen Processing employees is available from the directory.

Hours for Specimen Processing lab:
Mon-Fri: 7 AM -9:30 PM
Sat, Sun and holidays: Closed

NOTE: Due to increased supply, operating, and labor costs, the rates for many of our services are increasing, some quite substantially. To aid in budgeting, some of the price increases will be staged in three steps effective September 1, 2014, January 1, 2015 and July 1, 2015.