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Save time and money with simple westerns at ICBR

Published: Jan 13th, 2016

The days of traditional Western blots are over! Wes, an automated Western that takes place in a capillary, saves time and money. Wes automates all the steps of a traditional […]

How-To: Using the Sample Drop-Off Refrigerator

Published: Oct 6th, 2015

ICBR offers three sample drop-off locations on the University of Florida campus. At each location, ICBR customers may drop off their Sanger Sequencing and Gene Expression samples for the following services only: Sanger […]

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 […]

Now Offering Human Cell Line Authentication

Published: Jul 22nd, 2015

Human cell line authentication (CLA) service is now available at ICBR. Confirm your cells’ identity and purity, saving time, data and funds. Cell line authentication is required by many journals, including […]

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 […]

ICBR-SIGMA partnership provides CRISPR products at affordable price

Published: Mar 26th, 2015

The Interdisciplinary Center for Biotechnology Research is partnering with SIGMA-Aldrich to provide University of Florida researchers with access to experimental design consultation, bioinformatics expertise and SIGMA’s robust line of CRISPR products […]

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 […]