Laragen's Sample Pick-Up Drop Boxes

California Institute of Technology

We offer daily pick-up Monday through Friday at following eight locations. We will pick up samples at 9:00AM and 4:00PM.

  • Kerckhoff Building, between rooms 312 and 314
  • Church Building, room 112
  • Spalding Building. The drop-box is a mailbox (MC210-41) labeled Laragen in the "L" section with a blue tag. The mailbox is to the right of the north door of Spalding Building
  • Keck Building, loading dock
  • Beckman Instsitute, next to Room 139
  • Broad Building, room 114. The drop-box is located beside the mailboxes
  • Chen Building, room 140-18. The drop-box is a mailbox slot labeled Laragen
  • Braun Building, north mail room

Results for samples picked up in the morning will be available by that evening. Results for samples picked up in the afternoon will be available by the next morning. Please let us know if you need a rush service. We will arrange to have your sequences finished as soon as possible.

University of California, Los Angeles

Due to the pandemic, Laragen currently only picks up from CHS loading dock at level A. We will resume regular pickup when the buildings are open to public.

Laragen picks up samples from UCLA Monday through Friday between 3:00 and 4:30PM at the following locations:

  • Gonda 3524
  • MRL 4567
  • MRL 5220
  • NRB 418
  • CNSI Info Desk
  • Young Hall 3035 (Mail Room)
  • Boyer Hall 127 (Building Manager Office)
  • BSRB 454
  • Terasaki 3146
  • Factor 10-638
  • CHS 23-133A
  • CHS 34-200/37-100
  • CHS BH-569
  • Boelter Hall 7564

If you cannot drop the samples to the drop boxes closest to you before 3:00 PM, you can always drop the samples at Boelter Hall, Room 7564, before 4:30 PM, this is the last pick-up location at UCLA.

Cedars Sinai Hospital

Cedars Sinai Hospital customers can drop samples at the Davis Building, next to security desk. Pick-up time is at 1:00 PM

We don't pick up at this location daily. If your samples are urgent, please notify us for same day pickup before 12:30 PM

Orders must be submitted online before 12:30 PM. There is a minimum pickup requirement of 20 reactions.

University of Southern California

We offer pick-up for all USC customers at the following three locations:

  • Irani Building (RRI) room 201 on the USC Main Campus
  • Michelson Convergent Biosciences Building (MCB) at the loading dock, near the exterior door, on the USC Main Campus
  • Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute (ZNI) mail room on the Health Science Campus

Orders must be submitted online before 12:30 PM. The minimum number of reactions for pickup is 20 for both the Main Campus and the Health Science Campus.

For the Health Science Campus, please notify us via email or phone if you have samples to be picked up before 12:30 PM. We will not send the courier to ZNI without confirmation.

University of California, Irvine

Our pick-up location at the UC Irvine campus is 949 Engineering Tower.

Samples are collected Monday to Friday at 2:00PM.

VA at West LA

Laragen is no longer picking up samples from VA currently. VA clients can drop off samples at UCLA dropboxes or directly to Laragen.

City of Hope

  • Familian Science Building, Room C200, 1500 E Duarte Rd., Duarte, CA 91010
  • Flower Building, front lobby, 1710 Flower Ave., Duarte, CA 91010

The minimum of 30 samples is required for the pick-up service. Please call or email us to request this pick-up service before 12:00PM.

Additional Pick-up Services in the LAC Area

Upon special arrangements, we also offer free pick-up services in the Los Angeles County area. Order submission and pick-up request notification via email or phone must be arranged by 12:30 PM for same-day pick-up. Orders are picked up anytime between 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM the same day.

Laragen, Inc
10601 Virginia Ave, Culver City, CA90232