Grant ID RP120092
Awarded On November 02, 2011
Title Proteomics and Metabolomics Core Facility
Program Academic Research
Award Mechanism Core Facility Support Awards
Institution/Organization Baylor College of Medicine
Principal Investigator/Program Director Dean P Edwards
Cancer Sites All Sites
Contracted Amount $6,000,000
Lay Summary

The purpose of a Core research facility is to maximize the efficiency and cost of doing research by sharing of expensive high-end instrumentation, specialized technologies and resources in a manner that substantially expands the research capabilities of the research community. This application seeks to develop and operate a combined metabolomic and proteomic Core facility that will provide instruments and technical support for cancer research projects of up to 45 faculty members of the Dan L. Duncan Cancer Center at Baylor College of Medicine. We have an existing proteomic Core that requires substantial upgrades; a metabolomics Core currently does not exist. Therefore, we are proposing to ex...

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