BioReagent Core Facility
Address: L6-23, 6/F, Laboratory Block, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam Hong Kong

Tel: 39177557

Bioreagent Core Facility


The Bio-reagent Core Facility is established to provide commonly used laboratory reagents and consumables to researchers with ease and convenience right at the Faculty of Medicine. With the Facility, researchers can enjoy special discount, save storage space at their own labs and order items from various vendors through a centralised Online Ordering System with minimal ordering procedure.
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Reagents and Consumables Suppliers
A wide range of products from trusted brands can be selected and requested. Please click here to view the items list or login the Online Ordering System for more details.

Brands SuppliersDiscount
Affymetrix-USB Gene Company22% Off
Biowest Gene Company 17% Off
Corning Gene Company*, Genetimes# 50% Off*, 15% Off#
GE Healthcare Life Sciences Tin Hang Technologies 10-20% Off
Life Technologoes Thermo Fisher HK 10% Off
New England BioLabs Eastwin International 20-30% Off
Sigma-Aldrich Tin Hang Technologies 10% Off
ThermoFisher ScientificHK YanShun 18% Off

Online Ordering System and Items Request (IR)
Supervisor and delegated staffs in each research group can be registered in our Online Ordering System to request items deposited in Bioreagent Core. Please submit completed Registration Form to or Rm 6-11, Lab Block.
Item Request (IR) can be made in the Online Ordering System for all items available in Core. Please click here for the user guide on the online system. Confirmed IR will be submitted for approval (Approval method depends on supervisor settings). IR not approved within 3 working days will be cancelled automatically.

Items Delivery and Payment
The items in the approved IR will be reserved for 3 working days. Pick-up session can be selected in the Online Ordering System after IR is approved.
The reserved items can be collected by presenting HKU staff/student ID card at L6-23, Lab Block at selected pick-up session. IR with items not collected within 3 working days will be cancelled.
Compiled invoices will be issued by corresponding vendor for payment.

Terms and Condition
Corresponding Terms and Conditions of vendors apply to each of the items purchased thorugh Bioreagent Core. Please read the Terms and Condition before submitting an Item Request.

Suggestion and Special Order
If your lab have been purchasing any items included the Bioregeant Core Item List but with a more preferential price OR If there are other items not in the List but you would like to have the items included in the Core, please provide us the items detail by submitting a Product/Price Suggestion form. We will explore the availability/price of the items with the correspinding vendors.
For bulk purchase through the Bioreagent Core and requesting a special lot or expiry date of certain products, please submit a Special Request in the Online Ordering System. We will notify you when the requested items are available.

While the price of the items in the Bioreagent Core will be comparable to bulk order price or supply center price, there will be Bioreagent Core specific promotions launched by vendors, please check the promotion page for details.

For any inquiry, please contact Mr. Cyril Lai at 391-77555 or .

Useful Link
Online Ordering System
Online Ordering System User's Guide
Registration Form
Product/Price Suggestion Form