Our Services

Our state-of-the-art facilities provide a bespoke service for your research, training and consultation needs.

The lab team has a comprehensive variety of expertise which includes: 

  • DNA, RNA and protein extraction
  • PCR 
    • optimisation and trouble-shooting
    • difficult templates and/or 
    • long product fragments
    • preparation for next generation sequencing reactions
    • Real-Time PCR analysis
  • AFLPand RFLP
  • cloning
  • probe construction and labelling
  • DNA sequencing and analysis
  • molecular sample storage

As well as providing the services below, we may be able to provide research support to eligible NHM researchers. Please see the About us page for information.

  • molecualr laboratories
    PCR set-up service

    We can set up your PCR plates for you, using the Janus automated workstation.

  • vogletrix

    The lab's sequencing team have over 20 years experience between them and are processing over 75,000 samples a year. Find out more about the bespoke sequencing services they offer.

  • Working in the labs
    Teaching and Training

    The lab team has a comprehensive variety of expertise and we are happy to tailor teaching and training to your needs. Find out more about what we have to offer.

  • molecular laboratories
    The Ancient DNA lab

    Find out about the newest facility in the molecular labs

  • Molecular Biology Laboratories

    Find out what equipment is available in the molecular laboratories and how equipment purchasing works.

Commercial enquiries

For commercial interests please contact 

NHM Consulting

Natural History Museum
Cromwell Road

Tel: +44 (0)20 7942 5816
Fax: +44 (0)20 7942 5841
Email us