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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  • Core Facility

    Affiliation

    Sulzberger Columbia Genome Center

    Helps design, optimize, and run custom high-throughput assays. Supports liquid handling robotics, multi-label plate readers, high-throughput microscopy, and several screening libraries.

    Director

    Andrea Califano, PhD

    Contact

    Charles Karan, PhD
    Lasker Building, 3rd Floor
    3960 Broadway
    New York, NY 10032
    United States
  • Affiliation

    Columbia Center for Translational Immunology (CCTI)

    Multi-omics and single-cell monitoring for immunology studies. Vectra multiplex immunofluorescent tissue imaging; NanoString gene profiling; CyTOF mass cytometry; Aurora; 10x Genomics; and iSpot.

    Director

    Yvonne Saenger, MD

    Contact

    Xinzheng (Victor) Guo, PhD
    Physicians and Surgeons Building, 17-510
    630 West 168th Street
    New York, NY 10032
    United States
  • Affiliation

    Columbia Center for Translational Immunology (CCTI)

    Pioneers the development of human mouse models with functional human hematopoietic and lymphoid systems, including standard, personalized, and patient-derived xenograft (PDX) humanized mouse models.

    Director

    Yong-guang Yang, MD, PhD

    Contact

    Hui Wang, MD, PhD
    Black Building, 1516
    650 West 168th Street
    New York, NY 10032
    United States
  • Affiliation

    Systems Biology

    Provides access to data and computing services. Maintains one of the world's largest academic computing environments devoted to research in molecular and systems biology.

    Director

    Vinod Gupta

    Contact

    Vinod Gupta
    Irving Cancer Research Center, 8th Floor
    1130 Saint Nicholas Avenue
    New York, NY 10032
    United States
  • Affiliation

    Radiology

    The MRI Center at the Neurological Institute offers the Columbia research community access to state-of-the-art imaging on General Electric 3T Premier systems.

    Director

    J. Thomas Vaughan, PhD

    Contact

    Stephen Dashnaw
    Neurological Institute, Basement Level
    710 West 168th Street
    New York, NY 10032
    United States
  • Affiliation

    Mortimer B. Zucker­man Mind Brain Behavior Institute (ZMBBI)

    Hosts three new, state-of-the-art, research-grade MR systems and the laboratories and staff to support their application. Located at the Manhattanville campus.

    Director

    J. Thomas Vaughan

    Contact

    Edward Coogan
    Jerome L. Greene Science Center, SC4
    3227 Broadway
    New York, NY 10027
    United States
  • Affiliation

    Arts and Sciences

    Users can monitor reaction progress by SFC-MS or TLC-MS, identify isolated products by direct injection of solutions, and characterize large molecules, polymers, and biomolecules with the MALDI TOF.

    Contact

    Brandon Fowler
    Havemeyer Hall, 544
    3000 Broadway
    New York, NY 10027
    United States
  • Core Facility

    Affiliation

    Medicine

    Assists with the processing and storage of biological specimens, as well as the subsequent DNA/RNA extraction, sequencing, and bioinformatic analysis required to characterize microbial communities.

    Director

    Anne-Catrin Uhlemann, MD, PhD

    Contact

    Anne-Catrin Uhlemann, MD, PhD
    Physicians & Surgeons, 9-428
    630 West 168th Street
    New York, NY 10032
    United States
  • Affiliation

    Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center (HICCC)

    The HICCC Molecular Cytogenetics Shared Resource provides classical cytogenetic services as well as state of the art modern DNA damage and DNA repair assays.

    Director

    Shan Zha, MD, PhD

    Contact

    Wenxia (Wendy) Jiang, PhD
    Irving Cancer Research Center, 605
    1130 Saint Nicholas Avenue
    New York, NY 10032
    United States
  • Core Facility

    Affiliation

    Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center (HICCC)

    Facilitates tissue based, basic science and translational research through three integrated services: Histology, tumor banking, and macromolecule platform (next-generation banking).

    Director

    Hanina Hibshoosh, MD

    Contact

    Sun Dajiang (Kevin)
    Black Building, 455
    650 West 168th Street
    New York, NY 10032
    United States