UCSF CTSI CRC Sample Processing Laboratory

Specimen processing, sample storage, and shipping for clinical trials

Nicholas Larocque
Nicholas.Larocque@ucsf.edu

Core Lab Website:

http://accelerate.ucsf.edu/research/crs/spl

ServiceStandard CostJCCC/CFAR CostExternal Cost
Specimen aliquoting   
Serum/plasma separation   
Buffy coat isolation   
Addition of protease inhibitors, etc.   
Blood smear preparations   
Shipping   
Short-term (12 months max.) storage   
PBMC isolation