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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 […]

Win a free Fluidigm single-cell study!

Published: Mar 10th, 2016

Enter for the chance to receive a free Fluidigm single-cell study! Simply fill out the one page submission form below and leave your completed submission form at the Fluidigm drawing […]

OCTET Qke: Taking Your Research to the Next Level

Published: Feb 15th, 2016

The UF ICBR Monoclonal Antibody Core offers the OCTET QKe, an instrument based on Bio-layer Interferometry (BLI) technology. With this label-free, biosensor technology, you can measure molecular interactions in real-time. […]

ICBR Customers Make Strides in Conservation

Published: Feb 15th, 2016

Michael Kane, professor of environmental horticulture at UF/IFAS has been a long-time user of the ICBR Electron Microscopy Core. In 2014, he and his doctoral student Hoang Nguyen came to […]

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 […]