Updated 6/16/2020: As part of the Medical School Research Reactivation Process guidelines, the Metabolomics Core has been approved to reopen for labs and staff who conduct research at Brehm. The Core is currently open select hours on Tuesday’s and Wednesday’s for customer pick-ups and drop-offs.
For the latest Metabolomics Core updates, including operating procedures and hours, please visit the BRCF Research Reactivation Guidelines.
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Metabolomics Core aims to improve diagnosis, prevention, and monitoring of diseases through metabolic profiling
About the Metabolomics Core
The Metabolomics Core measures concentrations of small molecules in biological samples on a recharge basis. We strive to provide GLP-quality analytical services at competitive prices, and regularly customize assays to fit our clients’ needs. Services include initial consultation, method development, data collection, interpretation, and presentation. Core competencies include both targeted assays for many analyte classes as well as untargeted assays to evaluate the entire metabolome in biofluids and tissues, measurement of flux through various pathways using 13C-isotopomer analyses, and structural identification of isolated unknowns and potential biomarkers.
The Metabolomics Core uses MiCores, an online system from iLab Solutions designed to stream the process of ordering and billing for core service requests.
The process for initiating a project with the Metabolomics Core varies depending on your institutional affiliation. Please review our guidelines and forms. Once the necessary steps are completed, your request will be reviewed. A consultation will be scheduled to review the project/experimental design with you and to provide a quote.
Metabolomics Core by the Numbers
Joined the BRCF
Grants Serviced (FY18)
Principal Investigators Worked With (FY18)
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