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Biomedical Research Core Facilities (BRCF), part of the University of Michigan Medical School Office of Research, are campus-wide laboratories that develop and provide state-of-the-art scientific resources to enable biomedical research. Our mission is that we believe in serving you, advancing health, and paving the way for great discoveries in biomedical research at the University of Michigan and beyond.

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Featured Career Opportunity

Managing Director, Transgenic Animal Model Core

University of Michigan’s (U-M) Biomedical Research Core Facilities (BRCF), housed within the Medical School Office of Research, is seeking a motivated and experienced scientist to lead the Transgenic Animal Model Core as Managing Director.

The incoming Managing Director will assume the direction of a highly experienced team, which serves the needs of U-M’s extensive research community. Having created thousands of mouse and rat models since its inception in 1989, the Transgenic Animal Model Core is one of the oldest and most productive research cores at the University of Michigan and enjoys a long-standing international reputation of leadership and excellence. 

If you are interested in shaping the future of the U-M Transgenic Animal Model Core, ensuring that it continues to produce transgenic animal models with cutting-edge technology for a diverse and growing group of research scientists and physicians, apply today!

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Current Openings at the BRCF

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Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Michigan Medicine values a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion. Here at Biomedical Research Core Facilities (BRCF), our dedication to customer service is inseparable from our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. It is central to our mission as an institutional resource to ensure that each member of our community has full opportunity to thrive in our environment, for we believe that diversity is key to individual flourishing, educational excellence, and the advancement of knowledge.

About the BRCF

Biomedical Research Core Facilities (BRCF) was formed in 1986, offering centralized access to research services, shared equipment and the expertise of biomedical researchers/investigators to support research projects. Our mission is that we believe in serving you, advancing health, and paving the way for great discoveries in biomedical research at the University of Michigan and beyond.

Our Cores Include:

Advanced Genomics Core Metabolomics Core
Bioinformatics Core Microscopy Core
Biomedical Research Store Proteomics & Peptide Synthesis Core
Epigenomics Core Transgenic Animal Model Core
Flow Cytometry Core Vector Core

Core Facilities aim to ensure centralized access to some of the latest instrumentation and services for investigators, avoiding the duplication of institutional expense and effort. Core instrumentation is regularly being upgraded to keep pace with the rapid advance in biomedical research. Cores have highly trained staff to carry out investigator projects, as well as access to workshops and training opportunities, increasing efficiency and quality control in coordinating services for multiple users. We are a fee-for-service provider, offering these services at a reasonable cost.

The BRCF uses MiCores as a single portal for investigators to request services from core facilities. MiCores is a scheduling, billing and reporting system that is fully integrated into the University of Michigan financial system. From the initial request through billing to data reporting and performance metrics, both internal and external clients have access to MiCores.

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