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Shared Core Resources

Shared core resources are centralized instruments, technologies, and expertise available to members of the Cancer Center to facilitate efficient resource utilization and access to world-class capabilities for scientific researchers.

Please click on the headings below to access more information for each core.

UF Health Cancer Center (UFHCC) Cores

Clinical Trials Office

Maintains an overall responsibility for the performance of clinical trials conducted by UFHCC investigators and provides coordination and administrative support for the UFHCC Scientific Review Process and Data and Safety Monitoring Board (DSMB).

Biostatistics Core

Provides support for cancer researchers in the area of biostatistics, epidemiology, health outcomes, healthcare economics, clinical trials, data analysis, and data management.

Structure-Based Drug Design Core Lab

Specializing in three primary task areas: 1) X-Ray Crystallography, 2) Lead Discovery, and 3) Lead Optimization.

TRC Human shRNA Library

The TRC Human shRNA Library is available to supply Lentiviral Human shRNA clones to UF Health researchers.


Other Cores Provided from Around UF Health

*The UFHCC does not financially cover any cores for the following listed, except for two cores, Flow Cytometry & Confocal Microscopy, from the ICBR.

Flow Cytometry & Confocal Microscopy Cores

Provided by the Interdisciplinary Center for Biotechnology Research (ICBR), the UFHCC assists with payment for UFHCC members that utilize Core services for 1) Flow Cytometry and 2) Confocal Microscopy.  For more information on these two cores, and a list of links for other ICBR cores, please click the above link.

Cellular Therapy Core Lab

The mission of the Cellular Therapy Core Lab is to develop, perform, and facilitate cell-based technologies for clinical application.

Clinical & Translational Science Institute (CTSI) Cores

The CTSI provides many different services and cores for researchers throughout UF Health.  For a comprehensive list of these services and cores, please click the above link.


Additional Available UF Shared Resources

High Performance Computing Center

Survey Research Center

Molecular Pathology Core

(Histology & IHC Pathology, Immunology, and Lab. Med. Services)