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The Center supports 3 interrelated Biomedical Research Cores that are designed to enhance the research potential and productivity of the Center members.

  1. Human Translational: The Human Translational Core provides access to human specimens and leverages unique existing repositories of inflammatory bowel disease and liver diseases. Biostatistical and histopathological support is provided.
  2. Preclinical Models: The Preclinical Models Core facilitates and assists in characterizing and understanding of gastrointestinal and liver diseases using murine models.
  3. Microbiomics & Functional Genomics: The Microbiomics & Functional Genomics Core provides cutting-edge and cost-effective access to sequencing-based technologies in microbiomics and functional genomics.