University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI)

CCSG Acknowledgement

Required CCSG Acknowledgement

The NCI requires that publications acknowledge the UPCI CCSG support, and they are tracking compliance. If a UPCI CCSG-supported Shared Resource provided data used in your publication, please include the following statement in the acknowledgment section of your publication(s):

"This project used the UPCI [insert name(s) of shared resource(s)] that [is/are] supported in part by award P30CA047904."

Shared Resource Directors: Please make sure to include this statement on all of your order forms, contracts, etc. as a reminder to your users to acknowledge the UPCI CCSG support.


Contact & Scheduling

CBF Clinical Genomics and Immunoproteomics Laboratory

Services Request Form

Director: William LaFramboise, PhD
UPMC Shadyside Hospital, Room WG23
5230 Centre Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Dept of Pathology, West Wing, Ground Floor
Phone: 412-623-1497
Email: cgf@upmc.edu
Fax: 412-623-2563
Directions

CBF Clinical Sequencing Laboratory

Services Request Form

Director: William LaFramboise, PhD
UPMC Shadyside Hospital, Room WG13
5230 Centre Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Dept of Pathology, West Wing, Ground Floor
Phone: 412-623-1786
Email: laframboisewa@upmc.edu
Fax: 412-623-2563
Directions

Experimental Design, Project Proposals, Data Analysis, and Administration

William LaFramboise, PhD
Phone: 412-623-6160
Email: laframboisewa@upmc.edu

General Inquires, Pricing, Sample Submissions, and Project Updates

Maureen Lyons, MS - Sequencing, Affymetrix Genotyping Assays, and Data Analysis
Patricia Petrosko, MS - Sequencing, Custom Cell Culture
Christin Sciulli - Affymetrix Genotyping and Expression Assays, miRNA Expression Assays, and qRT-PCR
Phone: 412-623-1497 or 412-623-1786
Email: cgf@upmc.edu

Mass Spectrometry Laboratory

Director: Nathan Yates, PhD
To arrange a consultation or to learn more about these services, please contact:

Ms. Roberta Melick
Phone: 412-648-9200
Email: rfm14@pitt.edu

Illumina Laboratory

Marjorie Romkes, PhD
Center for Clinical Pharmacology
Department of Medicine
Director, CCP Pharmacogenomics Core Laboratory
University of Pittsburgh
Suite 450
100 Technology Drive
Pittsburgh PA 15219
Office: 412-383-8885
Fax: 412-648-1837
Email: romkes@dom.pitt.edu

Luminex Core Laboratory

Director: Anna Lokshin, PhD
Phone: 412-623-7706
Email: lokshina@upmc.edu

Hillman Cancer Center 1.18
5117 Centre Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Phone: 412-623-7748
Fax: 412-623-1415

For General Inquires, Pricing, Sample Submissions, and Project Updates please contact:

Manager: Denise Prosser
Phone: 412-623-7748
Email: prosserd@upmc.edu

Utilization of the Luminex Core Laboratory is available to all UPCI members and the general research community on a first come, first serve basis. Users can schedule directly through iLab. Read the instructions on how to get started.

Unless scheduled experiments are canceled 24 hours in advance of the scheduled time, the customer's account will be charged for one (1) run.

Directions to the Cancer Biomarkers Facility Clinical Genomics and Immunoproteomics Laboratory

The Clinical Genomics and Immunoproteomics Laboratory is located in room WG23 of Shadyside Hospital, on the ground floor of the West Wing.

In Shadyside Hospital, follow the signs to the West Wing elevators, and then take the stairs down to the ground floor. You will see the main door for Pathology on your left. Go through that door and go down the hallway towards the sign for the Chemistry Lab and Hematology Lab. Go through that wooden door and follow the blue hallway to the end. Make a right below the Exit sign and follow the hallway until you come to the second door on your left. The lab is marked Genomics Lab WG23.

Directions to the Cancer Biomarkers Facility Clinical Sequencing Laboratory

The Clinical Genomics and Immunoproteomics Lab is located in room WG13 of Shadyside Hospital, on the ground floor of the West Wing.

In Shadyside Hospital, follow the signs to the West Wing elevators, and then take the stairs down to the ground floor. You will see the main door for Pathology on your left. Go through that door and follow the Exit sign down the hallway to your right until you reach the intersecting hallway. The Gross Room should be on your right, and there will be a sign in front of you that reads “G Floor/West Wing, Restrooms to the right, Histochemistry to the right.” Go right down that hallway and WG13 will be the second door on your left.