News & Announcements

The most recent news posts and ICBR announcements are shown below. For more information, or to schedule an event please call (352) 273-8030 or e-mail ICBR.

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Recent News

ICBR’s Cytometry Assists in Canine Cancer Research

Jan 29th, 2018

Dr. Kirsten Jackson is a medical oncology resident at the University of Florida’s College of Veterinary Medicine. In her residency program she will complete a M.S degree project in her […]

ICBR Cytometry Core and the Cancer Center provides a new 16 Color BD LSR FORTESSA Flow Cytometer

Oct 13th, 2017

The ICBR Flow Cytometry core now offers drop off sample service and self-service use of a newly acquired Becton Dickenson LSR FORTESSA Flow Cytometer. This instrument is an advanced 16 color […]

Is Your Monoclonal Antibody Authentic? Confirming Hybridoma Cell Line Identity by IgC cDNA Sequencing

Sep 18th, 2017

Steven J. Madore, Ph.D., Associate Director for Science, ICBR Yanping Zhang, Ph.D., Scientific Director, ICBR Gene Expression & Genotyping Core Angel Sampson, Ph.D., Scientific Director, ICBR Monoclonal Antibody Core Widespread […]

ICBR’s Alberto Riva and MBI look to thwart the effects of time and aging on the brain

Aug 16th, 2017

Alberto Riva assisted the McKnight Brain Institute in a big methylation study over the past year. The study was published in the Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience journal. The purpose was to determine whether there is […]

Hurricane Season Preparation

May 31st, 2017

Definitions HurCon 4 – A tropical depression, storm or hurricane with potential to impact any part of Florida. HurCon 3 – A tropical storm or hurricane watch including any part […]

ICBR Proteomics & Mass Spectrometry provides a new Agilent 6495 Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer

May 11th, 2017

The ICBR Proteomics & Mass Spectrometry core now offers full-service and self-service use of a newly acquired Agilent 6495 Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer. This instrument is the latest generation of Triple […]

ICBR’s Bill Farmerie and Alberto Riva contribute to the most cited paper in ISME Journal history

May 11th, 2017

Alberto Riva and Bill Farmerie were co-authors (Eric Triplett was the senior author) on a paper, Pyrosequencing enumerates and contrasts soil microbial diversity (2007). Tripplett’s lab conceived and executed the work. ICBR […]

 Andria Doty, PhD, is the New ICBR Cytometry Scientific Director

Apr 26th, 2017

Andria Doty, PhD, is the new Scientific Director in ICBR’s Cytometry Core. When Doty was a kid she always loved science. She was fascinated with picking up bugs, animals and […]

Angel Sampson, PhD, is the New ICBR Monoclonal Antibody Scientific Director

Apr 26th, 2017

Angel Sampson, PhD is now leading the Monoclonal Antibody Core. Sampson received her first microscope in middle school- a gift that would foreshadow a productive career in interdisciplinary science. Following […]

ICBR Gene Expression and Genotyping Core becomes 2nd Certified Bio-Rad PCR Service

Feb 17th, 2017

The ICBR Gene Expression & Genotyping Core at University of Florida provides academic and commercial customers with accessible scientific and technical expertise and an intimate knowledge of best practices in […]