CTSI Sample Processing Lab

Overview of Services

The CRS Sample Processing Lab performs specimen processing, sample storage, and shipping for a wide variety of clinical trials. Our services are available to all UCSF faculty, residents, research fellows, and collaborators who complete a CRS application and have an IRB approved protocol. Laboratory staff members are also available for custom assays and for consultation on budget inquiries.


Name Title Phone  Email 
Ron Honrada SPL Core Manager 415-218-3698 Ron.Honrada@ucsf.edu
Zulma Finney Lab Supervisor    
Sharon Chung CRS Medical Director    

Location and hours of operation

Hours/Days Open  Street
Monday-Friday, 8AM-6PM Parnassus - 513 Parnassus Avenue, Medical Sciences Building, S1234
Monday-Friday, 8AM-6:30PM Benioff Children's Hospital - 1825 4th Street, Gateway Medical Building, M6388
Monday-Friday, 8AM-5PM ZSFG – 1001 Potrero Avenue, Building 5, Unit 5B 
Friday, 8AM-6PM PCMB– 1825 4th Street, 5th floor
Friday, 8AM-6PM Veterans Affairs Medical Center- 4150 Clement Street MS 151CRO Bld 203 Room 1A-14


Links and Resources

  1. Sample Processing Core Laboratories


Name Role Phone Email Location
Ron Honrada