The Flow Cytometry Core will be responsible for all BIIR flow cytometry assays performed on blood specimens from U19 study subjects, and sorting of specific cell subsets for biological studies. The Core will also help to organize, archive, and mine flow cytometry data for integration with other data sets and determination of potential biomarkers of successful vaccination and disease protection. This Core will analyze whole blood flow cytometry phenotypes on study subjects, perform cell sorting on subsets to be used for biological assays, and test and maintain database systems for archiving, organizing, and mining flow cytometry data. We will use web-based systems for uploading and annotating flow cytometry experiments, and will test new tools for organizing, sharing, and mining data from these experiments.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
Type
Research Program--Cooperative Agreements (U19)
Project #
5U19AI089987-04
Application #
8501334
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZAI1-QV-I)
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
2013-07-01
Budget End
2014-06-30
Support Year
4
Fiscal Year
2013
Total Cost
$161,999
Indirect Cost
$35,797
Name
Baylor Research Institute
Department
Type
DUNS #
145745022
City
Dallas
State
TX
Country
United States
Zip Code
75204
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