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University Resources - A-Z

The Core Research Facilities are a collection of centralized laboratories dedicated to developing and providing state-of-the-art research resources to facilitate biomedical research. They are available on a fee-for-service basis to the entire health sciences community as well as outside entities.

Facilities available to Carver College of Medicine investigators include:


Core     Contact
Office of Animal Resources (OAR) OAR Contacts
Biochemistry Stores Justin Rogers
Bioengineering Services Dennis Wilson
Bioinformatics Division - Iowa Institute of Human Genetics Tom Bair, PhD
Biomedical Informatics Core Prakash Nadkarni, MD
Boyd Knosp, MS
Biosafety Level III Laboratories  Dana Ries
Biomedical Research Store Julie Steele (Enzymes)
Sue Ross-Barta (Media)
Kevin Knudtson, PhD
Center for Biocatalysis and Bioprocessing Mani Subramanian, PhD
Mitch Rotman
Central Microscopy Research Facilities Randy Nessler
Comparative Pathology Laboratory   Paul Naumann
Crystallography Facility Lokesh Gakhar, PhD
Electron Spin Resonance Facility Brett Wagner, MS
Flow Cytometry Facility Justin Fishbaugh
Genome Editing Facility (formerly the Transgenic and Genome Manipulation Core Facility) William Paradee, PhD
Genomics Division - Iowa Institute of Human Genetics (formerly the DNA Facility Kevin Knudtson, PhD
High Resolution Mass Spectrometry Facility   Lynn Teesch, PhD
High Throughput Screening Facility (UIHTS)     Meng Wu, PhD
Hybridoma Facility Paul Kapke, PhD
Internal Medicine - Research Administration Loretta Bassler
Magnetic Resonance Research Facility Vincent Magnotta, PhD
Metabolic Phenotyping Jamie Soto
Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Facility   Liping Yu, PhD
Protein Facility Joel Nott
Proteomics Facility Marshall Pope, PhD
Radiation and Free Radical Research Facility   Douglas Spitz, PhD
Small Animal Imaging Facility John Sunderland, PhD
Tissue Procurement Core Facility C. Michael Knudson, PhD
Viral Vector Core Facility (formerly the Gene Transfer Vector Core Facility) Kate Holt, PhD