Metabolomics

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.

Process

Getting Started With the Core

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.

Request Services in MiCores

Please login to MiCores in order to schedule a consultation or request a service in the Core.

Submit Your Samples

For general guidelines in sample collection for metabolomics studies, and specific instructions on how to submit your samples, please download these important documents:

Metabolomics Core by the Numbers

Joined the BRCF

Grants Serviced (FY18)

Principal Investigators Worked With (FY18)

Events

  • Unlock Possibilities with the NovaSeq 6000

    Interested in learning more about the NovaSeq 6000 and how it can advance your research? The DNA Sequencing Core is pleased to welcome Spence Fast, M.S., Illumina Sequencing Sales Specialist, to discuss “Unlocking possibilities with the NovaSeq 6000.” Topics covered …

     
  • Next-Generation Cytogenomics: High-throughput Mapping of Structural Variation in Cancer and Genetic Disease

    Join the DNA Sequencing Core and Bionano on Thursday, May 2 Bionano Genomics’ platform for whole genome mapping offers an extremely long-read technology, providing unmatched sensitivity to detect structural variation, genome-wide, at low cost. Their de novo maps aim to resolve …

     

News

  • NCRC Microscopy Core In-Person Training Temporarily Discontinued

    NCRC Microscopy Core Users, please note: Due to a temporary staffing shortage, effective Wednesday, May 1, the Microscopy Core will be temporarily discontinuing in-person training at NCRC. North Campus users who would like routine training can come to our BSRB location …

     
  • Unlock Possibilities with the NovaSeq 6000

    Join the DNA Sequencing Core and Illumina Tuesday, April 30 Interested in learning more about the NovaSeq 6000 and how it can advance your research? The DNA Sequencing Core is pleased to welcome Spence Fast, M.S., Illumina Sequencing Sales Specialist, …