The Molecular Biology and Lipidomics Core Laboratory is directed by Dr. Russell. He will be assisted in day-to-day operations by Dr. Jonathan Cohen, who is an expert in high-throughput DNA sequencing. This Core laboratory provides support for acrylamide gel electrophoresis of proteins, DNA sequencing, analysis of gene expression by oligonucleotide microarray hybridization and real-time polymerase chain reactions (PCRs), mass spectrometric analysis of lipids, oligonucleotide procurement, genomic DNA and RNA isolation, and the maintenance and storage of bacterial strains, plasmids, and purified proteins used within this Program Project. Two experienced technicians. Daphne Head (50% time;6 calendar months) and Jeffry Cormier (100% time;12 calendar months), and a research track faculty member (Dr. Jeffrey McDonald, 50% of time;6 calendar months) will perform the duties associated with this Core. The laboratory facility is located within the Department of Molecular Genetics.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Type
Research Program Projects (P01)
Project #
5P01HL020948-38
Application #
8686028
Study Section
Heart, Lung, and Blood Program Project Review Committee (HLBP)
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
2014-07-01
Budget End
2015-06-30
Support Year
38
Fiscal Year
2014
Total Cost
Indirect Cost
City
Dallas
State
TX
Country
United States
Zip Code
75390
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