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As one of the world’s foremost research institutions, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center™ fosters “no-fence” multidisciplinary research and rigorous scientific training in both basic and clinical research.  


UT Southwestern has a superb international reputation for life-changing research that has led to some of the most important discoveries of our generation, including the life-saving statin drugs.


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Browse the Core Facilities tab to learn more about UT Southwestern Core Facilities and Services.

   Administrative Contact:

Teresa Eversole

iLab Cores at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Core Name Primary Contact Email Phone Number/Ext
UTSW Small Animal Imaging Resource Ralph Mason 214-648-8926
UTSW Biomarker Research Core (BRC) Farjana Fattah PhD MBA 214-648-1109
UTSW Clinical Research Unit (CRU)/Investigational Drug Service (IDS) John Beaver, MPA, M.Ed. 214.648.8839
UTSW Department of Biochemistry NMR Core Dr. Feng Lin (214)648-7447
UTSW Flow Cytometry Facility David Farrar 24-648-7315
UTSW Genomics Sequencing & Microarray Core Facility Chaoying Liang or 214-648- 7324
UTSW Gnotobiotics Core Cassie Boyd 8-3062
UTSW High Throughput Screening Core Bruce Posner, Ph.D. 214-648-0285
UTSW Image Processing Core Keith Hulsey
UTSW MEG Core Staff 214-645-0682
UTSW MRI Core For customer inquires contact:
UTSW Machine Shop Trung Nguyen 214-645-8553
UTSW Macromolecular Biophysics Resource Chad Brautigam x5-6384
UTSW Medicinal Chemistry Core Joseph Ready, Ph.D. (214)648-0313
UTSW Metabolic Phenotyping Core Ruth Gordillo, Ph.D. 214-648-2566
UTSW Metabolomics Core Hamid Baniasadi, Ph.D 214-648-6927
UTSW Microarray & Immune Phenotyping Core Facility Indu Raman 2146456071
UTSW Microbiome Research Laboratory Prithvi Raj 214-648-7323
UTSW NTRC Biorepository Benjamin Greenberg, M.D. 214-645-0555
UTSW Neuro Models Facility Erik Plautz, Ph.D. 214-648-3569 (email preferred)
UTSW Neuroscience Translational Research Center (NTRC) 1. Mariam Andersen
UTSW O'Brien Kidney Center: Animal Models Core Olga Reyes 214-648-7222
UTSW O'Brien Kidney Center: Cell Biology and Imaging Core Olga Reyes 214-648-7222
UTSW O'Brien Kidney Center: Clinical and Translational Research Core Olga Reyes 214-648-7222
UTSW O'Brien Kidney Center: Physiology Core Olga Reyes 214-648-7222
UTSW Pre-Clinical Radiation Core Facility Michael Story 214-648-5557
UTSW Preclinical Pharmacology Core Noelle Williams 214-648-5072
UTSW Proteomics Core Proteomics Core 214-648-3525
UTSW Rodent Behavior Core Shari Birnbaum 214-648-5123
UTSW Structural Biology Laboratory Diana Tomchick, Ph.D. 214-645-6383
UTSW Tissue Management Shared Resource Cheryl Lewis, PhD 214-648-7597
UTSW Transgenic Technology Center John Ritter and Mylinh Nguyen; 214-645-6288
UTSW Translational Gene Therapy Core (TGTC) Steven Gray, Ph.D. 214-648-0670
UTSW Translational Molecular Imaging Core For customer inquires contact:
UTSW Whole Brain Microscopy Facility (WBMF) Denise Ramirez, PhD 214-648-0203

non-iLab Cores at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Core Name Primary Contact Email Phone Number/Ext
Bioinformatics Simmons Cancer Center Resource Director
Bioinformatics McDermott Center Manager
Biostatistics Simmons Cancer Center Resource Director
DNA Genotyping Core McDermott Center Lab Manager
DNA Microarray Core Lab Manager
Electron Microscopy Core Director
Flow Cytometry Core Children's Resaerch Institute Facility Manager
Human Genetics Clinical Laboratory McDermott Center Director
Live Cell Imaging Core Resource Director
Mouse MRI Core Director
NEI Vision Research Core Director
Next Generation Sequencing Core Lab Manager
Pathology Core Manager
Protein Chemistry Technology Core Director
Rapid Biochemical Kinetics Core Core Director
Sanger Sequencing Core Lab Manager