Announcements Category

Electron Microscopy Core gains new Scanning Electron Microscope

Published: Jun 3rd, 2015

On April 20th, ICBR’s Electron Microscopy Core installed a new Scanning Electron Miscroscope (SEM), the Hitachi SU5000. The new SEM can process samples up to 80 mm in height and […]

Topics in Cellular Science Series began March 19

Published: Jun 3rd, 2015

The ICBR began a series of seminars on March 19, which will feature industry professionals and vendors. This series highlights new instrumentation or technologies related to cells such as: imaging, […]

Important UF Fiscal Year End Update

Published: Jun 1st, 2015

Due to UF’s fiscal year end on June 30, 2015, ICBR’s upcoming billing schedule will be altered as follows: Important Dates June 29 — Last fiscal year 2015 invoices will […]

Agilent NGS Award Program applications now available

Published: Mar 26th, 2015

Deadline updated to May 15. Applications are now being accepted for the Agilent NGS Award Program, designed to drive awareness and acceptance of the Agilent Technologies next generation sequencing target […]

Single-Cell Genomic Analysis – C1™ Single-Cell Auto Prep System

Published: Mar 17th, 2015

The Fluidigm C1™ Single-Cell Auto Prep system, now available through the ICBR Gene Expression & Genotyping core, allows researchers and core customers to rapidly and reliably isolate, process, and profile […]

Now Hiring: Associate Director for Science

Published: Feb 27th, 2015

The Interdisciplinary Center for Biotechnology Research invites applications for a full-time faculty position as the Associate Director for Science at ICBR. This is a 12-month, non-tenured position that is expected […]

Sanger Sequencing reduced service fees

Published: Feb 11th, 2015

The Sanger Sequencing core has reduced service fees effective February 10. Sequencing charges are continuously reviewed to remain competitive within the industry. After careful review, prices were lowered 10-20 percent […]

Paul Chipman named new Electron Microscopy Interim Scientific Director

Published: Jan 15th, 2015

We are pleased to announce Paul Chipman as the Interim Scientific Director in the Electron Microscopy core. Paul, assistant director for research in the Macromolecular Structure Group of the University […]

The Ion Proton™ Sequencer

Published: Oct 15th, 2014

The ICBR Nextgen DNA Sequencing core offers University of Florida researchers and core customers the most up-to-date platforms. With this commitment, ICBR now provides additional high-throughput sequencing with the Life […]

Orbitrap Mass Spec added to Proteomics & Mass Spectrometry core

Published: Oct 1st, 2014

The ICBR Proteomics & Mass Spectrometry core now offers services using the newly acquired Thermo Scientific™ Q Exactive™ Hybrid Quadrupole-Orbitrap™ Mass Spectrometer. This instrument is the newest generation of the popular Orbitrap series. It […]