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Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center

Washington, District of Columbia
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Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer CenterGeorgetown UniversityWashington, District of Columbia
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The Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, part of Georgetown University Medical Center and Georgetown University Hospital, seeks to improve the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of cancer through innovative basic and clinical research, patient care, community education and outreach, and the training of cancer specialists of the future. Lombardi is one of only 40 comprehensive cancer centers in the nation, as designated by the National Cancer Institute (NCI), and the only one in the Washington, DC, area.

Established in 1970, the Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center is named for legendary football coach Vince Lombardi, who was treated for cancer at Georgetown University Hospital. What began as a small clinic treating cancer patients has grown into a state-of-the-art cancer center housing more than 240,000 square feet of clinic and research space.

In 1974, Georgetown Lombardi became... Show more »

The Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, part of Georgetown University Medical Center and Georgetown University Hospital, seeks to improve the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of cancer through innovative basic and clinical research, patient care, community education and outreach, and the training of cancer specialists of the future. Lombardi is one of only 40 comprehensive cancer centers in the nation, as designated by the National Cancer Institute (NCI), and the only one in the Washington, DC, area.

Established in 1970, the Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center is named for legendary football coach Vince Lombardi, who was treated for cancer at Georgetown University Hospital. What began as a small clinic treating cancer patients has grown into a state-of-the-art cancer center housing more than 240,000 square feet of clinic and research space.

In 1974, Georgetown Lombardi became the 16th NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center in the country. Today, we remain the only center with this designation in the Washington, DC, area, and one of just 40 in the entire country.

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Histopathology and Tissue Shared Resource

Washington, District of Columbia
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The HTSR offers a full complement of histology services through our combined Human Tissue Bank, histology, and IHC departments. The Human Tissue Bank supports tissue procurement and the retrieval of fresh frozen and archival paraffin blocks. The Histology laboratory provides... Show more »

The HTSR offers a full complement of histology services through our combined Human Tissue Bank, histology, and IHC departments. The Human Tissue Bank supports tissue procurement and the retrieval of fresh frozen and archival paraffin blocks. The Histology laboratory provides processing, embedding and microtomy services both for fresh frozen and fixed tissues. The Histology lab also provides numerous routine and non-routine histological stains. The Immunohistochemistry (IHC) laboratory supports colorimetric and fluorescent IHC staining for established antibodies as well as the development of protocols for new antibodies. The IHC lab also supports TUNEL labeling and novel labeling techniques.

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Genomics and Epigenomics Shared Resource (GESR)

Washington, District of Columbia
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The Genomics & Epigenomics Shared Resource (GESR) provides services for various high throughput experiments including gene expression profiling, SNP genotyping, CNV analysis, DNA methylation, microRNA expression profiling, siRNA screening, DNA/RNA isolation, RNA quality assessment,... Show more »

The Genomics & Epigenomics Shared Resource (GESR) provides services for various high throughput experiments including gene expression profiling, SNP genotyping, CNV analysis, DNA methylation, microRNA expression profiling, siRNA screening, DNA/RNA isolation, RNA quality assessment, DNA plating and assay preparation, DNA sequencing, and fragment analysis.

GESR uses state-of-the-art instruments and assays to provide these services. These include Affymetrix Microarray System, Agilent Microarray System, Applied Biosystems TaqMan assays, Illumina BeadXpress, Qiagen PyromarkMD, Qiagen Qiacube, Agilent Bioanalyzer, Beckman Multimek NXP Robotic Liquid Handling System, and Applied Biosystems Sequence Analyzer.

In addition, GESR houses several user-operated specialized instruments for which the shared resource personnel provide technical support and training.

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