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.
Dec 13th, 2013
By Kimberly Moore Wilmoth, UF/IFAS A University of Florida researcher has mapped the DNA genome of a new strain of citrus greening that could further threaten Florida’s beleaguered $9 billion citrus […]
Dec 5th, 2013
Due to demand for DNA/RNA QC analysis on a number of samples, the Agilent 2100 Bioanalyzer has been configured for single-sample runs. The system automatically performs the multiple steps of gel-based electrophoresis, replacing the need to run agarose gels to separate and quantitate your RNA or DNA samples.
Dec 3rd, 2013
If you have been thinking about starting a new monoclonal antibody development project, December is a great time to begin. Immunization, the first phase, occurs during week one and again […]
Nov 27th, 2013
ICBR core labs will be officially closed during the UF holiday, Wednesday, December 25 through Wednesday, January 1. During the two days prior and immediately after the UF holiday, ICBR will […]
Nov 21st, 2013
Proteomics and mass spectrometry have provided unprecedented tools for fast, accurate, high throughput biomolecular separation and characterization, which are indispensable towards understanding biological and medical systems. iTRAQ® technology uses different […]
Nov 7th, 2013
The Gene Expression core now oversees all Quantitative PCR (qPCR) projects. When creating new myICBR submissions for qPCR services please be sure to select the “Gene Expression” core. A complete […]
Publication: Identifying predictive biomarkers of necrotizing enterocolitis in low birth weight infants
Oct 11th, 2013
Necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) is a serious disease that is most frequent among premature or sick infants, and is a major cause of death and morbidity in very low birth weight […]
Oct 8th, 2013
The Gene Expression core lab began overseeing all Quantitative PCR (qPCR) projects on Thursday, October 3, 2013. Pulling qPCR into Gene Expression streamlines workflow, provides consistency and one point of […]
Sep 20th, 2013
A two day workshop of informal lectures and hands-on techniques, catering to those new to mammalian cell culture or needing a refresher course on the basics.
Sep 13th, 2013
The ICBR NextGen DNA Sequencing core laboratory sequenced and assembled a whole bacterial genome, Serratia liquefaciens, in a matter of days using the Pacific Biosciences (PacBio) Single Molecule, Real-Time Sequencing […]