The institutional core labs provide researchers with access to state-of-the-art instrumentation and consultation, including access to advanced research technolcogies. Detailed information on equipment and fees is available in the iLabs portal or contact the Institutional Core Labs Director, Dr. Ramiro Ramirez-Solis at ramirezsolis@uthscsa for any questions.
Provides standardized, high-quality services to support translational research, including pre-analytical biospecimen single-cell processing and isolation procedures, as well as analytical technologies.
Services such as whole genome SNP genotyping and copy number variations analysis, whole genome gene expression microarrays and whole genome methylation microarrays.
Advanced, high-field NMR instrumentation for structural studies of biological macromolecules.
Digital, high-speed cell sorting and multicolor analysis and downstream genomic/metabolomic analysis, as well as clonal expansion.
Technology services include Dynamic and Static Light Scattering, Isothermal Titration Calorimetry, Differential Scanning Calorimetry, Surface Plasmon Resonance Spectroscopy, and Protein Expression and Purification.
Mass Spectrometry provides metabolomics and proteomics instrumentation and software.
Acquisition and analysis of optical data and imaging of living cells, tissues, and animals.
Detailed 3-D analyses of biological macromolecules.