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

Published: 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 […]

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 […]

Brad Barbazuk, PhD, is the new ICBR Bioinformatics Core Faculty Director

Published: Jul 13th, 2016

Brad Barbazuk, PhD, will be working alongside Bill Farmerie to lead the ICBR Bioinformatics Core into the next phase of innovative research. Barbazuk and his team are currently working on […]

Rapid and Accurate Analysis of Nanoparticles on the ICBR Nanosight 300 Instrument

Published: Jul 11th, 2016

Many samples of environmental or biological origin contain a wide variety of particles sizes and types including those in the nano-scale range of 10 nm to 1μm.  While flow cytometers […]

Harald Messer, PhD, is the new ICBR Monoclonal Antibody Core Scientific Director

Published: May 17th, 2016

Harald Messer, PhD, is now leading the ICBR Monoclonal Antibody Core, which has been under Linda Green’s direction for 39 years. Between his personal research experience and time within the […]

CrossLab (iLab) Solutions Launched

Published: May 13th, 2016

CrossLab (iLab) Solutions has officially launched at ICBR! The web-based project management system has replaced myICBR as our main customer interface. Please refer to the link below to find out how […]

High Quality NGS DNA Library Construction by DNA Fragmentation with Covaris Ultra-sonication – When Size Really Matters!

Published: Apr 15th, 2016

The generation of high quality DNA libraries is critical for achieving adequate DNA sequencing depth and rate of coverage. Preparing sequencing libraries containing DNA molecules with a desired average length […]

Investigators study Micro-pollutants in Local Preserved Nature Areas

Published: Mar 10th, 2016

A group of researchers, including Interdisciplinary Center for Biotechnology Research (ICBR) Senior Chemist Cecilia Silva-Sanchez, PhD, helped bridge the gap in knowledge on water pollution as a threat to biodiversity […]