Case Western Reserve University’s Core Facilities and Centers provide access to state-of-the-art equipment and instrumentation, service work, technical expertise, and training all designed to support innovation and cutting-edge research. 


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iLab Cores at Case Western Reserve University

Core Name Primary Contact Email Phone Number/Ext
Applied Functional Genomics Core

Mark Cameron 216-368-3196
Biomedical Engineering Resources Core

Dominique Durand 216-368-3974
CDDRCC Histology

Theresa Pizarro
CFAR Clinical Sciences Core

CFAR Systems Biology & Biostatistics Core

Mark Cameron 2163683196
CFAR Viral Pathogenesis and Persistence

Benjamin Luttge, Ph.D. (301)643-7969
CVRI Mouse Metabolic Phenotyping Core

Jeffrey A. Deiuliis, PhD
CWRU Misc. Shared Resources

Michael Piccirillo
Center for Advanced Research Computing

Center for Medical Mycology

Lisa Long 216-983-3094
Chemical Engineering Instrumentation Core (CHiC)

Laurie Dudik 368-2211
Cryo-Electron Microscopy Core Facility

Kunpeng Li 7654215516
Cystic Fibrosis Mouse Models Core

Cytometry & Imaging Microscopy Core

Cytometry & Imaging Microscopy Core 216-368-5267
DDRCC Biorepository Core

Tracy Krebs, MBA 216-368-6058
DDRCC Mouse Models Core

Tracy Krebs, MBA 216-368-6058
Electronics Design Center

Rohan Akolkar, PhD 216-368-4151
Engineering Services Fabrication Center

Engineering Services Fabrication Center 216-368-4019
Genomics Core Facility

Simone Edelheit 216-368-1887
Germ-Free Mouse Models Core

Tracy Krebs 216-368-6058
Hematopoietic Biorepository and Cellular Therapy Core

Imaging Research Core

Chris Flask 216-844-4963
Light Microscopy Imaging Core

Michael Jenkins, PhD 216-368-1488
MORE Center

Andrew Lininger 216-368-4007
Microfabrication Laboratory (MFL)

Nichole Hoven 216.368.0264
Mitochondrial Core

Jason Mears 216-368-3348
Mouse Behavioral Phenotyping Core

Ian Adams 216-368-6179
Neurodegenerative Research Core

Keisi Kotobelli 216-368-0587
Northeast Ohio High Field NMR Facility

Matthias Buck, PhD 216-368-8651
Primary Cell, Biomimetic, and iPSC-derived Cell Models Core

Yoelvis Garcia-Mesa, Ph.D. 216-368-8892
Protein Biophysics and Structural Biology Core

Yinghua Chen 216-368-8962
Proteomics and Small Molecule Mass Spectrometry Core

Daniela Schlatzer 216-368-4014
RNA Profiling Core

Frank A. Tedeschi 368-6711
SDLE Research Center

Small Molecule Drug Development Core

Soft Matter Characterization Laboratory

Lei Zhu 216-368-5861
Surgical Training and Research Core

Steve Schomisch, PhD 216-368-6611
Swagelok Center for Surface Analysis of Materials

Jeffrey Pigott 216-368-6012
Tissue Resource Core

Adam Kresak, MS 216-844-5389
Translational Shared Resource

Erin Hohler 216-286-3889

Radhika Atit