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iLab Cores at University of California San Francisco

Core Name Primary Contact Email Phone Number/Ext
Antibiome Center

Kevin Leung 415 514 4504
BioSpecimen Processing Lab (BSPL)

Sadeed Rashid 415-353-4263
Bioengineering & Biomaterials Correlative Imaging

Biological Imaging Development CoLab

Biological Imaging Development CoLab 415-476-4550
Biostatistics Core

Diane Ngo

CRS Nursing

Roland Zepf, RN, MSN, PhD 415-205-8230
CTSI Sample Processing Lab

Ron Honrada
Cell and Genome Engineering Core

Cell and Genome Engineering Core
Center for Advanced Light Microscopy

Kari Herrington 415-514-9728
Center for Advanced Technology (CAT) and Fabrication and Design Center

Central Core Repository

Rochelle Kelley
Clinical Imaging Core Services

Maya Aslam
Core Immunology Lab

Valerie Girling
Cryo EM Core

David Bulkley 610-247-3231
Cryopreservation Core

Khalida Sabeur (415) 476-3325
Gnotobiotics Core Facility

Gnotobiotic Core Facility 415-502-5401
HDFCCC Shared Services

Thomas Cunningham, PhD 415-502-3312
Histology & Biomarker Core

Histology and Biomarker Core 415.514.3500
Human Imaging Core Services

Dan Vigneron

Anna Celli 217-721-1310
LCA - Genome Analysis Core Services

Emanuela Zacco, PhD 415 913 9676
Liver Center Cores

Jacquelyn Maher
MLK Building Research Core

David Killilea 510-450-7993
Metabolomics Core

Darren Dumlao
Microbial Culturing Core

Rahim Khan, PhD
Microbial Genomics Core

Rahim Khan
Mouse Metabolism Core

Neurodevelopment Core

Shannon Lundy
Parnassus Flow Cytometry CoLab

Parnassus Flow Cytometry Core 415-939-8195
Pre-Clinical Imaging Cores Services

Natalie Wong
Preclinical Therapeutics Core

Veronica Steri, PhD 415.476.0419
RRP Software Services

Kasha Hudack
Recombinant AB

Eunice Yu Zhou 415-206-3251
Skeletal Biology and Biomechanics Core

Mohamed Habib, PhD
Small Molecule Discovery Center

Michelle Arkin
UCSF Media Production


Amy Choi 415-476-8686

Mark Kelly

Juan Du

non-iLab Cores at University of California San Francisco

Core Name Primary Contact Email Phone Number/Ext
AIDS and Cancer Specimen Resource

The AIDS and Cancer Specimen Resource (ACSR) biorepository includes biospecimens from persons living with HIV who have been diagnosed with a wide spectrum of diseases, particularly cancers, pre and post-HAART. The ACSR’s mission is to acquire, store, and equitably distribute these tissues and biological fluids along with associated clinical data to investigators conducting HIV-related research.
Academic Research Systems

ARS provides integrated HIPAA-compliant services for UCSF research, including systems, infrastructure, data acquisition, and support.

Rick Larsen
CFAR; Clinical and Population Sciences

The Clinical and Population Sciences Core provides basic science and clinical investigators access to specimens and data from clinically well-characterized human subjects. It also seeks to stimulate and support the design and implementation of innovative translational clinical studies.

Steven Deeks
CTSI Participant Recruitment Program Core

The Participant Recruitment Program (PRP) aims to bolster UCSF research by implementing programs and creating tools that allow research teams to meet recruitment goals with ease and efficiency.

Molly Belinski 415-514-8086
Drug Research Unit

The Drug Research Unit (DRU) is a biomedical research and training program in which faculty, postdoctoral fellows, residents, and students carry out drug research, with emphasis on pharmacokinetics (PK) and pharmacodynamics (PD).

Liusheng Huang 415-476-5454