The Irving Institute provides financial support for several core facilities across CUMC, increasing availability to investigators and optimizing utilization of these outstanding resources.
Cores supported include:
Biomarkers Core Laboratory
Develops, validates and executes biochemical assays in support of pre-clinical, translational and clinical research.
Organic Chemistry Collaborative Center
Supports biomedical research by providing small molecules to elucidate physiology and pathophysiology, and validate targets for drug discovery.
Herbert Irving Comprehensive Center Shared Resources
Manages 15 Shared Resources that provide essential services to conduct basic and translational cancer research.
Provides inpatient and outpatient dispensing services and prepares clinical trial drug and blood/tissue sampling kits for the pharmaceutical industry, the OTC product and nutraceutical industry, and academic investigators.
For a full list of all CUMC core facilities, please visit Shared Research Facilities.