Welcome to UF ICBR

The Interdisciplinary Center for Biotechnology Research is the University of Florida’s premium core research facility, providing world-class service and the latest in biotechnology instrumentation.

Designed to support the specialized research needs of a top ten university, UF ICBR provides unparalleled expertise through seven core service laboratories: Bioinformatics, Cytometry, Electron Microscopy, Gene Expression & Genotyping, Monoclonal Antibody, NextGen DNA Sequencing, and Proteomics & Mass Spectrometry. 

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UF | ICBR Closed for Memorial Day UF | ICBR Closed for Memorial Day

UF | ICBR Closed for Memorial Day

UF | ICBR will be closed this Monday (5/25) in observation for Memorial Day. Our normal business hours will resume on Tuesday (5/26). Enjoy the the long weekend!   Please refer to our staff directory for additional details. ...
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UPDATE: ICBR Continues to Provide Support to UF Community UPDATE: ICBR Continues to Provide Support to UF Community

UPDATE: ICBR Continues to Provide Support to UF Community

With the progression of recent events, there are a lot of questions about how it affects ICBR users. Please see below, important changes that could impact your experience at ICBR. These changes will be in place for the foreseeable future. Please refe...
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Dr. Anna-Lisa Paul Appointed Director of UF ICBR Dr. Anna-Lisa Paul Appointed Director of UF ICBR

Dr. Anna-Lisa Paul Appointed Director of UF ICBR

The University of Florida Interdisciplinary Center for Biotechnology Research recently announced the appointment of its new director, Anna-Lisa Paul, Ph.D. Dr. Paul assumed the position effective March 20, 2020. For the past year, Dr. Paul has served...
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ICBR Contributes to First Genomic Sequence of COVID-19 in New Orleans, LA ICBR Contributes to First Genomic Sequence of COVID-19 in New Orleans, LA

ICBR Contributes to First Genomic Sequence of COVID-19 in New Orleans, LA

While clinicians are working on the front lines to treat patients with COVID-19, researchers are working behind the scenes, investigating the viral life cycle and advancing new developments in therapeutics and vaccines. Critical to this research effo...
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UF Research Community Joins Hands to Donate Gloves, Masks and Other PPE UF Research Community Joins Hands to Donate Gloves, Masks and Other PPE

UF Research Community Joins Hands to Donate Gloves, Masks and Other PPE

The same personal protective equipment (PPE) that is used in research labs is also used in clinical settings. Currently, this equipment is incredibly valuable as health workers are on the front lines treating COVID-19. In keeping with the UF spirit o...
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ICBR Cyberinfrastructure: Zoom into Security ICBR Cyberinfrastructure: Zoom into Security

ICBR Cyberinfrastructure: Zoom into Security

Recent information has shown that Zoom is not able to encrypt ALL methods of entry into a meeting, i.e. by calling in on a phone. Although Zoom is doing its best to encrypt and secure our video meetings and chats, we should ensure all university data...
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