Genomic Analysis Facility (Institute for Genomic Medicine)

Overview of Services

The Institute for Genomic Medicine (IGM) offers access to cutting-edge technology to help researchers procure, sequence, and analyze genetic data, including a number of powerful bioinformatics tools to annotate, visualize, and interpret next-generation sequence data for broad human genome analysis.

The IGM Genomic Analysis Facility specializes in High-Throughput Whole Exome and Whole Genome Sequencing for the CUIMC community. In addition to High-Throughput Sequencing we also offer: extractions, Sanger Sequencing, Genomic Arrays, and data processing and storage.


Dino Robinson - Laboratory Manager

Erina Hara, Ph.D. - Scientific Research Project Manager


Location and hours of operation

Hours Location

Monday - Friday 

operating hours: 9am - 5pm

sample drop-off hours: 10am - 4pm*


*For sample drop-off, to ensure proper handling please arrange with us in advance at


*Please label your iLab service ID on the tube/plate/bag.

Hammer Health Sciences

14th Floor (1406)

701 W 168th St

New York, NY 10032



Name Role Phone Email Location
Erina Hara, Ph.D., Scientific Research Project Manager
New Project Requests and Study Registration ; Data Storage and Data Transfer Requests ; Manifest Submission ; Billing
Hammer Health Sciences, 6th Floor
Dino Robinson, Laboratory Manager
Sample Requests including Sample Submission and Drop-Off ; Sample Status
Hammer Health Sciences, 14th Floor