Cores Directory
 
 
Institutional Research Core Program (IRCP)
 
The Institutional Research Core Program was created to promote the development and operation of outstanding Core Facilities that can serve the needs of UAB investigators.The program is designed to provide assistance to Cores in developing sound business plans, preparing and implementing robust standard operating and quality assurance procedures, providing customer-focused service to facilitate the advancement of research and scholarship, and to assist in maintaining the financial stability of the core.
 

Comprehensive  Flow Cytometry Facility

Comprehensive Flow Cytometry Facility

Comprehensive Flow Cytometry Facility provides state-of-the-art cell sorting and analytical flow cytometry services to support research programs.

Core Day Poster-2019

Learn More

Genomics Core Laboratories

Genomics Core Laboratories

The Genomics Core Laboratory has the capability of performing standard fluorescent and Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS), high and low throughput custom genotyping from 1 SNP to more than 5 million SNPs.

Learn More

Gnotobiotic and Genetically-Engineered Mouse Core

Gnotobiotic and Genetically-Engineered Mouse Core

Gnotobiotic and Genetically-Engineered Mouse Core Develop and implement custom breeding strategy, Collect tail tips or other samples for genotyping/pcr genotyping, flow cytometric phenotyping, genome scan/marker-assisted backcross and Cryopreservation .

Core Day Poster-2019

Learn More

High Resolution Imaging Facility

High Resolution Imaging Facility

The High Resolution Imaging Facility (HRIF) provides state-of-the-art imaging resources and technical support to the UAB community.

Core Day Poster-2019

Learn More

Human Imaging Core

Human Imaging Core

The Human Imaging Shared Facility provides value-added support for cancer related studies with human imaging components by providing radiology expertise.

Core Day Poster-2019

Learn More

Mass Spectrometry/Proteomics Shared Facility

Mass Spectrometry/Proteomics Shared Facility

Mass Spectrometry/Proteomics Shared Facility provide state-of-the-art capabilities and training in mass spectrometry, proteomics, and bioanalytic technologies to support the research needs of UAB Cancer Center members.

Core Day Poster-2019

Learn More

Metabolism Core

Metabolism Core

Metabolism Core provide state-of-the-art assessments of human energy expenditure, substrate metabolism, body composition, body fat distribution, and bone quality.

Core Day Poster-2019

Learn More

Microbiome Core

Microbiome Core

Microbiome Core brings together the cutting-edge methodologies and expertise in genomics and bioinformatics.

Core Day Poster-2019

Learn More

Preclinical Imaging Core

Preclinical Imaging Core

The Preclinical Imaging Shared Facility supports multimodality imaging in preclinical models to accelerate the translation of basic research to human trials.

Core Day Poster-2016

Learn More

UAB Small Animal Microsurgical Core Facility

UAB Small Animal Microsurgical Core Facility

This core specifically provides expertise in development and training in the use of rodent models of AKI, multi-modality small animal imaging sub-core that provides state-of-the-art molecular imaging (functional, structural and metabolic imaging).

Core Day Poster-2019

Learn More

UAB Transgenic & Genetically Engineered Models Core (TGEMs)

UAB Transgenic & Genetically Engineered Models Core (TGEMs)

UAB Transgenic & Genetically Engineered Models Core include the production of mouse models using gene targeting and DNA and ES cell injection methods. Our most recent service is in creating gene knockouts using the TALEN and CRISPR/Cas9 nucleases in mice, rats and zebrafish.

Core Day Poster-2019

Learn More