Core and Shared Facilities

Columbia has many cutting-edge research facilities that are designed to provide investigators with shared access to technically specialized services and high-end instrumentation. The Office for Research has designated facilities with high user satisfaction and open-access policies for Columbia investigators as "Core Facilities" on our website. You can search for these facilities below. Alternatively, internal users can search for iLab core services and pricing by logging into iLab.

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  • Affiliation

    Dermatology: Skin Disease Resource-based Center (epiCURE)

    Provides in vivo and ex vivo models that aim to mimic diseases relevant to human skin.

    Director

    Arianna Kim

    Contact

    Russ Berrie, 3rd Floor
    1150 Saint Nicholas Avenue
    New York, NY 10032
    United States
  • Affiliation

    Dermatology: Skin Disease Resource-based Center (epiCURE)

    Assists investigators in the phenotypic and mechanistic analyses of skin disease.

    Director

    David Owens, PhD

    Contact

    David Owens, PhD
    Russ Berrie, 3rd Floor
    1150 Saint Nicholas Avenue
    New York, NY 10032
    United States
  • Core Facility

    Affiliation

    Stem Cell Initiative

    The Stem Cell Core facility helps investigators with the generation, maintenance, and supply of pluripotent stem cell lines.

    Director

    Barbara Corneo, PhD

    Contact

    Barbara Corneo, PhD
    Black Building, 11-518
    650 West 168th Street
    New York, NY 10032
    United States
  • Core Facility

    Affiliation

    Mailman School of Public Health

    Analyzes biological samples for metals including: lead, mercury, arsenic, iron, manganese, cadmium, copper, zinc, chromium, sodium, cobalt, platinum, and potassium.

    Director

    Dr. Joseph Graziano

    Contact

    Vesna Slavkovich, MS
    650 W. 168th St.
    New York, NY 10032
    United States
  • Affiliation

    Diabetes Research Center (DRC)

    Makes available radio-immunoassays, ELISA, and other analyses that are critical to studies of insulin resistance, insulin and C-peptide secretion, glucagon dynamics, energy homeostasis, etc.

    Director

    F. Xavier Pi-Sunyer, MD

    Contact

    Ping Zhou
    Black Building, 20th Floor
    650 West 168th Street
    New York, NY 10032
    United States
  • Affiliation

    Columbia Center for Translational Immunology (CCTI)

    Prospectively collects and stores samples from recipients of all types of transplants and makes these materials available to investigators for clinical research studies.

    Director

    Emmanuel Zorn, PhD

    Contact

    Kortney Rogers
    Black Building, 1703
    650 West 168th Street
    New York, NY 10032
    United States
  • Affiliation

    Irving Institute and the Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA)

    Provides direct access to the new national CTSA Trial Innovation Network to assist investigators with funding and execution of large multi-site trials.

    Director

    Mitchell Elkind, MD

    Contact

    Linda Busacca
    Presbyterian Hospital, 10-100
    622 West 168th Street
    New York, NY 10032
    United States
  • Affiliation

    Mortimer B. Zucker­man Mind Brain Behavior Institute (ZMBBI)

    A full-service viral vector production organization that provides investigators access to state-of-the-art vector technology for preclinical studies.

    Director

    Tanya Tabachnik

    Contact

    Jerome L. Greene Science Center, L3.017
    3227 Broadway
    New York, NY 10027
    United States
  • Core Facility

    Affiliation

    Institute of Comparative Medicine (ICM)

    The Columbia University Zebrafish Core Facility provides basic care services including feeding, health monitoring, water quality and recirculating system maintenance, orientation training.

    Director

    Brian Karolewski, VMD, PhD, DACLAM

    Contact

    Rivka Shoulson, DVM, MPH, DACLAM
    Black Building
    650 West 168th Street
    New York, NY 10032
    United States

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