Core Facilities & Resources

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MSK’s Core Facilities: ‘Mission Made Possible’

Learn more about the resources and state-of-the-art technology that are available within MSK’s core facilities.
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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].

32 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 comprehensive support to MSK investigators in bioinformatics, statistics, and computational analysis. Our services include expert scientific consultation tailored to individual research needs, advanced next-generation sequence analysis for processing and interpreting high-throughput data, spatial analysis for both transcriptomic and proteomic datasets, as well as image analysis, machine learning, and big data analysis methods. In addition to these services, we develop custom analysis pipelines, create robust information management systems, and offer custom application programming to address unique research challenges. These offerings streamline data processing and analysis, facilitate efficient organization and management of research data, and enable researchers to tackle complex problems using specialized tools. Furthermore, our services include efficient database management, optimizing performance, and ensuring seamless access to vital information for investigators' projects. With our wide range of services and continuous expansion, we empower researchers to access specialized tools and expert support for their various research needs.
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.
Flow Cytometry Core Facility
The aim of the Flow Cytometry Core Facility at MSKCC is to provide advanced instrumentation as well as high-level technical and scientific expertise in multi-dimensional Flow Cytometry and Cell Sorting, to facilitate science, improve the quality, and advance the scope of MSK research.
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. As well as High Content and High Throughput Screening