Core Facilities & Shared Resources - CLINICAL & RESEARCH SERVICES

A number of Core Facilities have been developed at the University of Miami, which are available to researchers and trainees. These Core Facilities allow centralized access to specialized equipment and services, providing cutting-edge technologies, reagents, and special products needed to conduct high-quality, interdisciplinary research in a cost-effective way


Service Center Name

Website / Contact

BioNIUM (Clean Room)
Biospecimen Management Shared Resource (was Tumor Bank)

Biorepository and CGT (Center for Genome Technology)
Experimental Models (Bascom Palmer)
Live Tumor Culture Shared Resource (Was Live Tumor Culture (LTCC)
PRR Histology Core Lab   
Comparative Pathology Lab
Chemistry Research Lab
Behavioral and Community Shared Resources (BCSR)­resources/disparities-­and-­community-­outreach 

Cancer Modeling Shared Resource (CMSR) Includes Transgenic & Invivo Imaging
Ophthalmic Biophysics Center (Was Biophys Machine Shop)
Clinical Translational Research Site (CTRS)
Miami Center for AIDS Research (CFAR)
Miami Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) Clinical Science Core
fMRI Recharge Facility - (under Psychology - Dr. Richard Williams)