Core Facilities & Resources

Animal Use & Care Information

Animal use at MSK is overseen by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee.

At Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, a variety of state-of-the-art core facilities and resources provide services and technology to our basic and translational research programs. Our goal is to provide the highest quality of scientific technology in rapid turn-around time, while operating in a cost-effective manner. Memorial Sloan Kettering’s core facilities are staffed by research experts in the technologies offered. Education and training is provided in select cores.

For general information regarding core facilities and resources at Memorial Sloan Kettering, please email Agnes Viale at [email protected].

33 Core Facilities found
Animal Imaging
The Animal Imaging Core provides investigators with unique capabilities for the noninvasive detection, localization, and characterization of primary and metastatic cancer cells in vivo in small animal models.
Antibody & Bioresource
The Antibody and Bioresource Core provides information and various services to help researchers generate and use monoclonal antibodies in their experiments.
Antitumor Assessment
The Antitumor Assessment Core provides resources, professional and technical expertise, and advisory services related to the evaluation of a wide range of agents with potential antitumor activity.
The Bioinformatics Core provides bioinformatic, statistical and computational support to MSK investigators, including fee-based bioinformatics consultations, research, development and operation of high throughput pipelines, software resources and training in bioinformatics methods and tools. A partial listing of some of the services offered: Scientific Consultation, Next-generation Sequence Analysis, Microarray Analysis, Custom Analysis Pipelines, Information Management Systems, Custom Application Programming, Database Management.
The Biostatistics Core serves investigators through collaborative research, general consulting, grant preparation support, education, data management, and computing.
Cell Metabolism
As part of the Donald B. and Catherine C. Marron Cancer Metabolism Center, the laboratory provides access to technologies and expertise allowing investigators at Memorial Sloan Kettering to measure small molecules in biological samples and characterize the metabolism of cancer cells.
Cell Therapy and Cell Engineering Facility
The Cell Therapy and Cell Engineering Facility Core develops, validates, and implements procedures critical to gene-transfer-related clinical research.
Center of Comparative Medicine & Pathology
The Center of Comparative Medicine and Pathology is an academically oriented, interdisciplinary center that supports the development, characterization, care, and use of animal models at Memorial Sloan Kettering.
Gene Editing & Screening
The Gene Editing & Screening Core (GES Core) supports all Memorial Sloan Kettering investigators with resources and tools related to RNA Interference (RNAi) and Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats (CRISPR)technologies.