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USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center
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New Oligonucleotide Synthesis Service Details


1.       Users should access the USC Portal @ IDT to place orders directly with IDT. 

2.       The first time users access the USC Portal @ IDT they should sign up for an account (existing IDT accounts will not have USC Core pricing).

3.       Ship to address is fixed to the Molecular Genomics Core.

4.       Provide a 10 digit USC account number during checkout for payment.


Oligo Pickup:

1.       All orders are delivered to the Molecular Genomics Core based on standard IDT shipping procedures. 

2.       The Core will validate the 10 digit account number provided to IDT during checkout and release all oligo orders with active account numbers.  For any orders placed with inactive account numbers the core will notify the user that they must provide an alternate 10 digit USC account number before the core can release their orders.

3.       Users will get an email informing them when their order has arrived in the core.

4.       Users may pick up their orders in the Molecular Genomics Core (NRT G514) from 11am-1pm and 2pm-4pm each business day.