Announcements Category

Jin Koh, PhD, Promoted to Scientific Director for Proteomics & Mass Spectrometry

Published: Oct 2nd, 2015

Jin Koh, PhD began working at ICBR in 2010 as a postdoctoral associate in biology. He originally focused on plant biology, but soon shifted his focus to proteomics, working with […]

Welcome, Qiu-Xing Jiang – New Electron Microscopy Faculty Director

Published: Oct 2nd, 2015

Qiu-Xing Jiang, PhD, came to the United States to earn his PhD at Yale University and later pursued a postdoctoral position at Rockefeller University. Upon completion, he became an assistant […]

Upgraded High-throughput DNA Fragmentation Resources Now Available

Published: Aug 19th, 2015

The NextGen DNA Sequencing core upgraded its high-throughput DNA fragmentation resources – the Covaris S220 and E220 sonicators. The new units are available for UF researchers requiring precise and reproducible […]

NEW – More precise and sensitive digital PCR system

NEW – More precise and sensitive digital PCR system

Published: Jun 24th, 2015

The ICBR Gene Expression & Genotyping core now offers digital PCR, providing increased resolution and sensitivity for DNA quantitation. ICBR now can provide you orders of magnitude greater sensitivity and digital precision to […]

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 […]