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Who We Are

Who We Are

|2018-10-25T00:11:54-04:00May 22nd, 2017|

Leadership - Campus Liaisons - Staff - Advisory Board Leadership Sarah Wiehe, MD, MPH Director Sarah is a pediatrician and public health researcher in Children’s Health [...]

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Our Programs

Our Programs

|2020-01-02T12:42:41-05:00January 17th, 2017|

The Indiana CTSI offers a rich list of programs, services and tools to our investigators, research staff and partners to [...]

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Training & Education

Training & Education

|2019-06-27T13:47:44-04:00October 21st, 2018|

Our team provides educational resources on bioethics topics as well as our Responsible Conduct of Research Training. We work with [...]

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Service Cores and Resources:


3D Bioprinting Core (3DBPC)

We provide 3D bioprinting services with the Regenova Bio 3D Printer to generate tissue models (e.g., bone and liver) and we provide FABRICA bioreactor platforms to properly perfuse bioprinted tissu ...

Advanced Biomedical IT Core

Provide software and technology solutions for research, especially for projects that involve electronic protected health information (ePHI).

Bioinformatics Core

The Bioinformatics Core provides advanced computation and informatics approaches to analyze large and complex biological datasets, including

  • Next Generation Sequence Data Analys ...

Bioinformatics Core

The Bioinformatics Core provides data analysis services for genomics, proteomics and metabolomics data.

Biospecimen Management Core

The CTSI Biospecimen Management Core consists of the Specimen Storage Facility (SSF) and the Clinical and Translational Support Laboratory (CTSL), which together offer cost efficient sample process ...

Biostatistics Consulting Center

The Biostatistics Consulting Center provides study design and data analysis for health-related research, including study design, grant or protocol development, sample size and power calculations, d ...

Biostatistics Core

The Biostatistics collaborates with investigators in the planning, statistical design, data management, and analysis of health related clinical, laboratory and epidemiological research projects. G ...

Bone and Body Composition Core

The Bone and Body Composition Core provides services and methods of determining bone density, bone geometry and body composition in humans and small animals. The core provides technical services a ...

Center for Comparative Translational Research

Translational research spans the continuum in which research findings from the researcher's lab are moved to the patients 'bedside' (human) or 'barn' (animal). The Center for Comparative Translatio ...

Center for Evaluation, Policy, and Research (CEPR)

Centrally housed at IUB within the Office of the Vice Provost for Research, CEPR promotes and supports rigorous program evaluation and policy research. CEEP is interested in working with programs t ...

Center for Genomics and Bioinformatics (CGB)

The CGB offers a wide range of genomic services, including high-throughput DNA/RNA extraction, library preparation, next-generation sequencing, and bioinformatic analysis.

Center for Research Computing

The CRC houses two complementary resources: the High Performance Computing section, providing over 20,000 cores of computational power with the associated support infrastructure for both hardware a ...

Center for Survey Research (CSR)

Leading academic research center providing expert research design, sampling, questionnaire design, interface development and programming, data collection, data processing, and analysis services for ...

Center for Zebrafish Research

3,000 sq. ft. facility consisting of 8 double-sided racks and 38 single-sided racks, maintained independently. Separate room houses the nursery.

Chemical Genomics Core Facility

Chemical Genomics Core Facility is located within Van Nuys Medical Science Building, IUSM. Equipped with a collection of 227,680 diversity-oriented, drug-like, and natural small molecules in 9 non- ...

Chemical Genomics Facility (CGF)

The Chemical Genomics Facility (CGF) provides affordable access to large chemical and CRISPR libraries and state-of-the-art instrumentation in high-throughput screening (HTS) and high content scree ...

CISAB Mechanisms of Behavior Laboratory

Our core offers the equipment, reagents, bench space, and expertise to answer questions related to the roles genetics and hormones in the production of animal behavior.

Clinical Pharmacology Analytical Core (CPAC)

The Clinical Pharmacology Analytical core provides drug and metabolite concentrations from a variety of biological matrices such as (but not limited to): plasma, urine, CSF, and tissue using HPLC-M ...

Drosophila Genomic Research Center

Resource for comparative genomics, including development of transgenic flies with mutations in candidate human genes.

Electron Microscopy Center

The Indiana University School of Medicine Electron Microscopy Center is a full service research laboratory providing both Transmission and Scanning Electron Microscopy. The service provided can app ...

Flow Cytometry and Cell Separation Facility

The Purdue Flow Cytometry Core Facility provides instrumentation, data analysis software, training and technical expertise for flow cytometry analysis and cell sorting. Our capabilities also includ ...

Flow Cytometry Core Facility (FCCF)

The IU-B FCCF provides flow cytometry analysis, sorting and cell counting services, access to flow cytometry data analysis software, assistance with experimental design, and houses a mobile (on a c ...

Freimann Life Sciences Center (FLSC)

The Freimann Life Sciences Center is comprised of 2 state-of-the-art animal facilities equipped to house a wide variety of vertebrates. FLSC’s key goals are to support the University of Notre Dame ...

Genomics and Bioinformatics Core Facility (GBCF)

The Genomics & Bioinformatics Core Facility (GBCF) at the University of Notre Dame offers comprehensive services and support for state-of-the-art genomics experiments and bioinformatics analysis. T ...

HANDS In Autism Interdisciplinary Training & Resource Center

The HANDS (Helping Answer Needs by Developing Specialists) in Autism® Interdisciplinary Training & Resource Center is located within the Department of Psychiatry at the Indiana University School of ...

Histology Research Laboratory (HRL)

The Histology Research Laboratory is a full service histology laboratory that provides general histology, immunohistochemistry, frozen sectioning, decalcified and undecalcified bone histology, and ...

Human Vascular Imaging Core (HVIC)

The HVIC performs functional and anatomic vascular imaging measuremetns (flow-mediated dilation and carotid intima-media thickness).

Imaging Research Facility (IRF)

The IRF is a state-of-the-art neuroimaging facility that enables cutting-edge neuroscience research and training using non-invasive imaging methodologies, including both MRI and EEG.

In Vivo Therapeutics Core (IVT)

The In Vivo Therapeutics Core (IVTC) supports the research and development of safe and more efficacious drug treatment. The IVTC provides cost-effective and comprehensive services including, but n ...

In-Vivo Imaging Core

The IIBIS In-Vivo Imaging Core provides investigators access to state of the art imaging systems, radiopharmaceutical production, and research imaging support services.

Indiana Center for Biological Microscopy (ICBM)

The ICBM provides researchers with access to laser-scanning confocal, 2-photon and epi-fluorescence microscopes (http://www.medicine.iupui.edu/ICBM/USING-THE-FACILITY).  Center personnel train indi ...

Infectious Diseases Laboratory (IDL)

The Infectious Diseases Laboratory (IDL) is skilled at performing clinical research studies including the evaluation of new molecular technologies for the diagnosis of a wide array of sexually tran ...

Integrated Imaging Facility (NDIIF)

The Notre Dame Integrated Imaging Facility (NDIIF) is a state-of-the-art research core that makes available to the Notre Dame science and engineering community, as well as external customers, an in ...

Investigational Agent Acquisition Program

Goal: The goal of the CTSI Investigational Agent Acquisition Program (IAAP) is to assist CTSI investigators seeking investigational agents for use in clinical trials.

Scope: The IAAP pr ...

Islet and Physiology Core

The Islet and Physiology Core of the Center for Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases provides investigators with the capability to obtain high quality rodent pancreatic islets for study.  The Core also ...

Keck Center for Transgene Research (resources)

Unique research resources available for collaboration

Laboratory Animal Resources (LAR)

LAR provides housing, food, water, bedding, enrichment and medical care for animals housed in LAR animal facilities to be used for research. Research is overseen by an Institutional Animal Care and ...

Laboratory for Biological Mass Spectrometry (LBMS)

The LBMS uses mass spectrometry to characterize proteins as well as other biologically-derived molecules. It specializes in the characterization of protein post-translational modifications, includi ...

Light Microscopy Imaging Center (LMIC)

The LMIC provides access and training for confocal and super-resolution light microscopy systems with support for experimental design and data visualization.

Macromolecular Crystallography Facility Integrated with the Crystallization Automation Facility (MCF/CAF)

The Macromolecular X-ray Crystallography Facility provides all resources for Crystal Screening and Optimization, Data Collection and Structure Determination of macromolecules.

MRI Facility

The Purdue MRI Facility houses two 3T full body MRI systems and one 7T small bore (animal) MRI system that are available for research involving MRI, MR spectroscopy, and other MR applications.

Ossabaw Swine Resource

The overall goal of the core is to provide Ossabaw miniature swine, technical resources, and tissues for preclinical translational research. Please see also our website for additional description, ...

Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Core Facility

Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Core Facility provides support and capabilities for a wide range of research in pharmaceutical development and manufacturing. Technical support for the Facility is prov ...

Physical and Biochemistry Instrumentation Facility (PBIF)

The PBIF provides resources to characterize particle properties as well as macromolecular interactions.

Pre-Clinical Research Laboratory (PCL)

The Pre-Clinical Research Laboratory (PCL) helps researchers conduct pre-clinical animal research by providing research expertise, technical support, surgical experience, and surgical facilities an ...

Proteomics Core

The IUSM Proteomics Core provides numerous types of mass-spectrometry based proteomics services, including global proteome quantitation, affinity purification-mass spectrometry, targeted mass spect ...

Purdue Proteomics Facility (PPF)

The Purdue Proteomics Facility provides chromatography, mass spectrometry and bioinformatic resources for the research communities on campus and beyond for protein characterization. These services ...

Purdue Translational Pharmacology (PTP)

The PTP Core offers automated blood monitoring in rodents and large animals utilizing stress free sampling through CulexTM technology. We perform a host of services from early lead identification P ...

Regenstrief Data Core

The Regenstrief Data Core is a central point of access to data from the Indiana Network for Patient Care (INPC) and other specialized sources. We offer a variety of services, including feasibility ...

Tissue Procurement and Distribution Core

The Tissue Core strives to provide the best quality research specimens for basic, clinical and translational studies. Specimens with confirmed histology and diagnosis are available from surgical or ...

Transgenic & Knock-Out Mouse Core

The Transgenic & Knock-Out Mouse Core provides services to generate transgenic and knockout mice, IVF (In vitro fertilization), embryo and sperm cryopreservation and storage. 

Transgenic and Genome-Editing Facility (TGEF)

Offering transgenic and CRISPR-mediated targeted gene editing in mice and rats; gene-targeting in mouse embryonic stem cells (ES) cells; embryo and sperm cryopreservation; in vitro fertilization; r ...

Translation Core

The Translation Core provides services that facilitate the conduct of research involving human subjects, including supplying low-cost, high-quality analyte measurements for a variety of hormones, c ...

Vector Production Facility

Provide retroviral and lentiviral therapy vectors for clinical use and provide reagents and training to investigators seeking research grade reagents. Testing is also available for assistance in cl ...

Veterinary Clinical Trials (VCT)

The Veterinary Clinical Trials Support Service (VCT) facilitates veterinary clinical trials and provides expertise and technical support for translational clinical investigations using animal model ...


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