COVID-19 Update

In response to COVID-19, the Ocean Genome Legacy Center is currently operating remotely. While we are able to respond to inquiries, material requests cannot be fully processed until we return to normal business operations.

The Ocean Genome Legacy Center

A nonprofit marine research facility and genome bank dedicated to exploring and preserving the threatened biological diversity of the sea

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HOW THE OCEAN GENOME LEGACY IS FULFILLING ITS MISSION

Collection

Specimens are collected and identified by scientists from academia, government, aquariums, and nonprofits around the world.

Preservation

OGL scientists extract and preserve tissue and DNA at our lab located on the Northeastern University Marine Science Center campus.

Storage

Samples are archived for long-term storage at OGL’s cryopreservation facility.

Distribution

Samples are available to researchers around the world through our online catalog.

Meet Ocean Genome Legacy

How to Deposit Samples

How to Order Samples

OGL DNA Barcoding Service

In addition to archiving and distributing DNA and tissue samples, OGL offers DNA barcoding services upon request for a fee.

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