The 10X Genomics Chromium Controller uses advanced microfluidics to perform single cell partitioning and barcoding in a matter of minutes. The MBL’s Chromium Controller is a multi-user piece of equipment and is available for scientists to carry out their own experiments. Please note that the MBL does not offer single cell services as a core facility. 

The MBL 10X Chromium Controller User’s Guide may be downloaded here.

To discuss use of the Chromium Controller, please contact Dr. Andrew Gillis ( and Dr. Zak Swartz (