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State-of-the-art Research Support

Core facilities are shared resources that provide state-of-the-art instrumentation and technologies to support research of all faculty. The core facilities at TTUHSC offer a wide range of services to the research community including cutting edge technologies, high-end instrumentation and technical support for basic, translational and clinical research. We are dedicated to enhancing and expanding the capabilities of your research projects. 

TTUHSC Lubbock Campus

TTU Lubbock Campus

Medical Photography

Specialize in producing a wide array of imaging services for a variety of needs including instructional use, research, student assignments or official business. Provides photography, high quality research posters, and graphic design. Contact 806-743-1366.

Cancer Center Cores

TTUHSC Lubbock School of Medicine Cancer Center has several core laboratories available to non-cancer faculty.

  • Cell Culture Core
    Serves as the Cell Culture and Xenograft Repository for the Children’s Oncology Group and as the Texas Cancer Cell Repository
  • Cell Identification Core
    Carries out short tandem repeat analyses of cell lines and compares them to a > 3000 cell line database to verify identity.
  • Flow Cytometry Core
    Has a BD LSR-II analyzer and a BD FACSaria cell sorter.
  • Immunocompromised Mouse Core
    Part of the TTUHSC LARC and has laminar flow caging systems, animal irradiator, and anesthesia.
  • Molecular Biology Core
    Has a Taqman quantitative RT-PCR (TLDA-capable), and Agilent bioanalyzer, and an ABI sequencer optimized for STR analysis.