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University Shared Resources Cores

Advanced Computing Center - Consulting, research storage, application hosting, support for research computing systems. Arvind Gopu:  503 418-0079

Advanced Imaging Research Center- Novel Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), data analysis, and user education.  503-418-1505

Advanced Light Microscopy - Access to and education on the use of advanced instrumentation for fluorescence microscopy in cells, tissues, and animals. Stefanie Kaech Petrie:  503 494-3963

Bioanalytical/Pharmacokinetics - Support and consultation for the analysis of small molecules using state-of-the-art LC-MS/MS, GC/MS, or HPLC instrumentation. Andrea DeBarber:  503 494-3154

DNA Services - Cell-line authentication, oligomer synthesis, and plating services.  Britt Daughtry: or Bob Searles:  503-418-2736

Flow Cytometry - Cell sorting and analytical flow cytometry, data analysis, consultation, and user education and training. Phil Streeter:;  503 494-6145

Gene Profiling - RNA expression profiling and DNA variation analysis services on Affymetrix and Illumina microarrays and Qauntstudio qPCR real-time PCR system; assistance with RNA/DNA isolation and sample quality assessment. Robert  503 418-2736

Histopathology - Collection, distribution of samples of normal and neoplastic human tissues for researchspecimen imbedding, sectioning, staining, and immunohistochemistry; Sequenom MassARRAY system. George Thomas:  503 720-5986

Massively Parallel Sequencing - Sample preparation and genomic scale sequencing services on the Illumina HiSeq 2000.Robert  503 418-2736

Medicinal Chemistry - Investigates the interactions between small molecules and biological systems by providing medicinal chemistry and chemical biology expertise and organic synthesis support.  Aaron Nilsen:  503.220.8262 X57762

Multiscale Microscopy- State-of-the-art electron and light microscopy facility providing imaging services, access and technical support to OHSU and external customers.  Claudia López:  503-418-0186

Proteomics - Mass spectrometric services to allow protein identification, detection of post-translational modifications, and profiling of changes in relative protein abundance. Ashok Reddy  503 494-1508

Small Animal Research Imaging Core - MicroPET-SPECT/CT, high frequency ultrasound, and biophotonics imaging services to evaluate anatomy, tissue function, cellular and molecular phenotype, blood/fluid flow, and metabolism. William Packwood (Ultrasound and MicroPET-SPECT/CT)  503-984-4772 or Aris Xie (Biophotonics)  503-984-4669

Transgenic Mouse Models - development of genetically engineered mouse models, cryopreservation, and other services. Lev Fedorov:  503 494-2822

University Shared Resources Program Director

Andrew Chitty

Mackenzie Hall, Room 2170 E

Phone: 503-422-9347