Research Resources Center Organization

Research Resources Center has various divisions, which are conducting services in a specific area of expertise, and support units, which are complimentary as well as service providing shops and cores. The divisions are comprised of various cores that furthermore specialize in specific research techniques and areas. Support units work in collaboration with other cores to create all-in-one projects as well as offer specialized services to all customers.

Bioanalytics, Biophysics, & Cytomics Division

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Led by Balaji Ganesh, Associate Director, RRC-Bioanalytics, Biophysics, & Cytomics Division

Core Leadership
Biophysics Core Hyun Lee, Director
Flow Cytometry Core Balaji Ganesh, Director
High Throughput Screening Core Kiira Ratia, Director
Mass Spectrometry Core Hui Chen, Director
NMR Core Ben Ramirez, Director
Protein Core Bao-Shiang Lee, Director

Genome Research Division

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Lead by Stefan Green, Associate Director, RRC-Genome Research Division

Core Leadership
Genome Editing Core Maureen Regan, Assistant Director
Genomics Core Zarema Arbieva, Director
Sequencing Core Kevin Kunstman, Assistant Director
Viral Vector Core Jody Martin, Director

Scientific Imaging & Nanotechnology Division

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Led by  Alan Nicholls, Associate Director, RRC-Scientific Imaging & Nanotechnology Division

Core Leadership
Preclinical Imaging Core Weiguo Li, Director
Cardiovascular Research Core Jiwang Chen, Director
Electron Microscopy Core Alan Nicholls, Director
Fluorescence Imaging Core Peter Toth, Director
Histology and Tissue Imaging Core Maria Sverdlov, Director
Nanotechnology Core Facility Antonio DiVenere, Director

Research Support Units

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Led by Vaiva Liakaite, Associate Director, RRC-Finance and Operations

Unit Leadership
Research Informatics Core Mark Maienschein-Cline, Director
Scientific Computing Core Sonika Anand, Manager
Scientific Instrument Shop Joel Rodriguez, Manager
Scientific Storeroom Jenny Beck, Manager
UI Health Biorepository Nick Perez, Manager