Core Research Facilities

Duke University and Duke University School of Medicine offer state-of-the-art shared research facilities that are available for use by all Duke investigators. Core facilities are physically housed and administered by Duke research institutes and centers, including the Duke Cancer Institute and the Duke Human Vaccine Institute. Cores with an asterisk (*) are live on CoreResearch@Duke.

​Cell Culture

​Shared Resources (Open to Duke researchers, eligible for core facility vouchers)
*Cell Culture & DNA Analysis Facility (Immunology)

Crystallography, Dosimetry, NMR, and Radiolabeling

Shared Resources (Open to Duke researchers, eligible for core facility vouchers)
*Small Animal Irradiator Service Center (Radiation Oncology)
*High Resolution NMR Shared Resource (DCI)

Other Duke resources
Duke Environmental Stable Isotope Laboratory

Electronic Health Data and Analytics

Shared Resources (Open to Duke researchers, eligible for core facility vouchers)
*Analytics Center of Excellence (ACE) Service Center

*PopHealth DataShare

*Protected Analytics Computing Environment (PACE) Service Center

Flow Cytometry

Shared Resources (Open to Duke researchers, eligible for core facility vouchers)​
*Duke Immune Profiling Core (DIPC)
*DCI Flow Cytometry Core (DCI)
*Flow Cytometry Facility (DHVI)

Immune Monitoring and Reconstitution

Shared Resources (Open to Duke researchers, eligible for core facility vouchers)
*Duke Immune Profiling Core (DIPC)
*Duke RBL: Immunology Shared Resource (DHVI)

Proteomics, Protein Production, Biochemical Analysis, and Chemical Synthesis

Shared Resources (Open to Duke researchers, eligible for core facility vouchers)
*Biomarkers Core (DMPI)
*Biomolecular Interaction Analysis Facility (DHVI)
*Cellular Metabolism Analysis Core (Pediatrics)
*Integrative Metabolism Resource (PCB)
*Metabolomics Core (DMPI)
*Pharmacokinetics and Investigational Chemotherapy (DCI)
*Protein Production Facility (DHVI)
Proteomics and Metabolomics Core Facility(B&B / GCB / DCI)
Small Molecule Synthesis Facility (Chemistry)

Regional Biocontainment Laboratory at Duke

Shared Resources (Open to Duke researchers, eligible for core facility vouchers)
*Regional Biocontainment Laboratory
*Animal Support 
​*Containment Labs 
*Immunology Unit
*Microbiology Unit 
*Virology Unit