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CORE SPOTLIGHT: Small Molecule Screening Facility (SMSF)

Find new drugs with high throughput screening Are you interested in finding new drugs to cure cancer or solve the antibiotic crisis? Well, the Small Molecule Screening Facility (SMSF) can’t promise such broad success, but we can help you search through millions of compounds to find a few lead compounds…

NEW NAME Small Animal Imaging and Radiotherapy Facility (SAIRF)

Small Animal Imaging Facility now manages three X-ray irradiators The Small Animal Imaging Facility has officially changed its name to Small Animal Imaging and Radiotherapy Facility (SAIRF) as it assumes management of three new X-ray producing irradiators (SARRP, XRAD320, and RS225) and for the facility’s capability to execute targeted radionuclide…

Tissue Microarray comes to TRIP Lab

The TRIP Lab is offering tissue microarray (TMA) creation services with its brand new TMA Grand Master arrayer. This automated instrument can easily and quickly create TMA blocks with great precision and also extract paraffin embedded tissue samples to standard 0.2 ml PCR tubes to be used later in various molecular pathology applications. TMAs are a valuable, high-throughput method for diagnostic and research…

May Institute on Computation and Statistics Apr 2019

Northeastern University (Boston MA) hosts program for mass spec and proteomics The May Institute on computation and statistics for mass spectrometry and proteomics, taking place on April 29 – May 10, 2019 on campus of Northeastern University in Boston MA, is now accepting applications. Participants can select a subset…

NCURA Webinar: Service Centers – The Not-So-Simple Basics

UW NetID access to session on federal costing standards and rate calculations The National Council of University Research Administrators advances expertise in research administration and offers high-quality educational opportunities.  This webinar on service centers (fee-for-service research cores) is applicable to campus cores interested in understanding the federal guidance for setting…

NSF Harnessing the Data Revolution Internal Applications due Dec 27, 2018

HDR: Data Science Corps 2019 limited competition for program deadline of Feb 4, 2019 Project Description NSF’s Harnessing the Data Revolution (HDR) Big Idea is a visionary, national-scale activity to enable new modes of data-driven discovery, allowing fundamentally new questions to be asked and answered in science and engineering frontiers, generating new…

UWCCC Flow Cytometry Seminars Dec 13 and Dec 14, 2018

Seminars in data analysis and rigor and reproducibility in flow cytometry December 13, 10am in WIMR 7001B Title: Basic Data Analysis, Gating, and Statistics in Flow Cytometry. Description:  An overview of data analysis considerations when working with flow data. We will talk about FCS files, visualizing data, gating,…

PacBio Webinar on Single-Molecule Long Reads Dec 11, 2018

Learn about advances in SMRT sequencing from a vendor partner. Pacific Biosciences (PacBio) offers a webinar: A New Paradigm in DNA Sequencing: Highly Accurate Single-Molecule Long Reads on Tuesday, December 11, 2018, at 11:00 am (Central).  PacBio summarizes the value of the seminar as: From those new to SMRT…

CALLING ALL CORES and SHARED FACILITIES!

A campus-wide cores event is scheduled for Tuesday, March 5, 2019 from 8:00 am – 12:00 pm in Union South Varsity Hall.  The event will showcase cores and shared resources for the campus research community. Each core, user facility and shared research resource group is invited to host a table,…

Research Resources Reporter – Dec 4, 2018

CALLING ALL CORES and SHARED FACILITIES! Tuesday March 5, 2019 A campus-wide cores event is scheduled for Tuesday, March 5, 2019 from 8:00 am – 12:00 pm in Union South Varsity Hall.  The event will showcase cores and shared resources for the campus research community. Each core, user…