Announcements Category

Important Dates and Deadlines for ICBR Customers

Published: Dec 11th, 2017

With the holiday season approaching, we want ICBR customers to be aware of changes to ICBR’s billing cycle and sample submission deadlines: Sample Submission Deadlines Bioinformatics: Closed from December 23rd until January […]

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

Published: 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

Published: 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 […]

Supervisory Challenge Training Classes

Published: May 31st, 2017

ICBR will be offering six Supervisory Challenge Training classes over the next year. The classes will help participants improve communication and skill sets for future jobs. For these months, we will not host our typical customer […]

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

Published: 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

Published: 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 […]

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

Published: 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 […]

Meso Scale Discovery offers special discount for ICBR Monoclonal Customers

Published: Dec 7th, 2016

Meso Scale will be on site to train ICBR’s Monoclonal core on their multiplex biomarker assay. As a special offer to our customers, there will be a 50% off discount […]

ICBR to Lead Kerafast Reagent Access Program at UF

Published: Nov 17th, 2016

The University of Florida has partnered with Kerafast, a reagent company looking to advance life science research by facilitating access to a variety of biological reagents from leading laboratories around […]

ICBR Sanger Sequencing service has transitioned to commercial vendor

Published: Oct 5th, 2016

Dear ICBR Colleagues and Customers;           After decades of service to the UF community, the ICBR has transitioned Sanger operations toward commercial vendors and other facilities within […]