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 Facility (Immunology)
*Primary Tumor Cell Culture (Pharmacology & Cancer Biology/DCI)

Crystallography, Dosimetry, NMR, and Radiolabeling

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

Other Duke resources
Duke Environmental Stable Isotope Laboratory

Flow Cytometry

Shared Resources (Open to Duke researchers, eligible for core facility vouchers)​
*Duke Immune Profiling Core (DIPC)
*Flow Cytometry Shared Resource (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 Shared Resource (DMPI)
*Biomolecular Interaction Analysis Facility (DHVI)
*Cellular Metabolism Analysis Core (Pediatrics)
*Integrative Metabolism Resource (PCB)
*Metabolomics Shared Resource (DMPI)
*Pharmacokinetics and Investigational Chemotherapy (DCI)
*Protein Production Facility (DHVI)
Proteomics and Metabolomics Shared Resource (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