Core Facilities

Our department houses an updated instrument laboratory with analysis software. This key, convenient facility accommodates a range of microbiology and immunology research needs.

Our instrument laboratory provides training and consultation services for researchers whose work involves flow cytometry, confocal microscopy and gel-documentation.

Shared Facilities at University at Buffalo

Our faculty researchers routinely make use of the equipment, services and expertise housed in these shared UB core facilities.

Performs all procedures related to tissue preservation and histological analysis, including training on cryostat use and other protocols.
Offers high-throughput, next-generation sequencing and gene-expression analysis services, including 3’-expression, miRNA, exon and gene arrays.
Identifies proteins in cell or tissue extracts using several different liquid chromotography/mass spectrometry based approaches.

Shared Facilities at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

At one of our major partner institutions, we have access to these key resources for collaborative projects focused on cancer biology and immunology.

Supports investigators interested in gene transfer using viral vector technologies.