Events & Resources

Selected Recent and Upcoming Events

  • Recent
    • RMS UK LM Facilities Management Meeting 2020
    • RMS UK EM Facilities Management Meeting 2020
    • RMS UK Flow Cytometry Facilities Management Meeting 2020 
    • ABRF 2020 (Palm Springs, CA)
    • CYTO 2020 (virtual)
  • Upcoming
    • Association of Independent Research Institutes (AIRI)
    • Royal Microscopical Society (RMS) - Virtual Flow Cytometry Data Course
    • Great Lakes International Imaging and Flow Cytometry Association (GLIIFCA) 

 

Selected Websites: Core Facility Organizations

Recent Stratocore Announcements

 

Selected Literature: Core Research Facility Management

  • Angeletti, RH, et al. (1999) Research Technologies: Fulfilling the Promise. The FASEB Journal, 13(6), 595-601.
  • Bauer, CR. (2016) Swiss Light Microscopy Facilities: A Success Story for the last Fifteen Years. Chimia, 70(12), 889-892.
  • Chang, MC, et al. (2015). U.S. National Institutes of Health Core Consolidation–Investing in Greater Efficiency. Journal of Biomolecular Techniques : JBT, 26(1), 1-3.
  • Chang, M & Grieder, FB. (2016). Sharing Core Facilities and Research Resources—An Investment in Accelerating Scientific Discoveries. Journal of Biomolecular Techniques : JBT, 27(1), 2-3.
  • De Paoli, P. (2009). Institutional Shared Resources and Translational Cancer Research. Journal of Translational Medicine, 7, 54. 
  • Farber, GK & Weiss, L. (2011). Core Facilities: Maximizing the Return on Investment. Science Translational Medicine, 3(95), 95cm21. 
  • FASEB. (2017) Maximizing Shared Research Resources.
  • Fife, J & Forrester, R. (2002) Pricing the Services of Scientific Cores—Part I: Charging Subsidized and Unsubsidized Users. The Journal of Research Administration, 33(2), 33-38.
  • Fife, J & Forrester, R. (2002) Pricing the Services of Scientific Cores—Part II: Charging Outside Users. The Journal of Research Administration, 33(2), 41-47.
  • Gibbs, G, et al. (2010). Cost (Non)-Recovery by Platform Technology Facilities in the Bio21 Cluster. Journal of Biomolecular Techniques : JBT, 21(1), 29–34.
  • Haley, R. (2009). A Framework for Managing Core Facilities within the Research Enterprise. Journal of Biomolecular Techniques : JBT, 20(4), 226-230.
  • Haley, R. (2011). Institutional Management of Core Facilities during Challenging Financial Times. Journal of Biomolecular Techniques : JBT, 22(4), 127-130.
  • Hexley, P, et al. (2016). Operational Changes in a Shared Resource Laboratory with the Use of a Product Lifecycle Management Approach: A Case Study. Journal of Biomolecular Techniques : JBT, 27(1), 18-24.
  • Hockberger, P, et al. (2013). Best Practices for Core Facilities: Handling External Customers. Journal of Biomolecular Techniques : JBT, 24(2), 87-97.
  • Hockberger, P, et al. (2018). Building a Sustainable Portfolio of Core Facilities: a Case Study. Journal of Biomolecular Techniques : JBT, 29(3), 79–92. 
  • McMillen, DA, et al. (2000). Biotechnology Core Laboratories: An Overview. Journal of Biomolecular Techniques : JBT, 11(1), 1-11.
  • Meder, D, et al. (2016). Institutional Core Facilities: Prerequisite for Breakthroughs in the Life Sciences: Core Facilities Play an Increasingly Important Role in Biomedical Research by Providing Scientists Access to Sophisticated Technology and Expertise. EMBO Reports, 17(8), 1088-1093.
  • Mische, S & Wilkerson, A. (2016). Disaster and Contingency Planning for Scientific Shared Resource Cores. Journal of Biomolecular Techniques : JBT, 27(1), 4-17.
  • Murray, R. (2009). Shared Experimental Infrastructures. Analytical Chemistry, 81(21), 8655.  
  • N8 Research Partnership. (2012). Sharing for Excellence and Growth—Synthesis Report. 
  • N8 Research Partnership. (2012). Sharing for Excellence and Growth—Workstrand Reports. 
  • Niece, RL. (2017). CTLS-2016 and the Formation of a Pan-European Professional Society through the Lens of an ABRF Founding Member. Journal of Biomolecular Techniques : JBT, 28(2), 65-66.
  • NIH. (2015). National Institutes of Health-Association of Biomolecular Research Facilities Workshop on Enhancing Efficiency of Research Core Facilities—Workshop Report.
  • NIH. (2009). Workshop on Efficient Management and Utilization of Core Facilities—Workshop Report.
  • Rappoport, JZ. (2016). Core Technologies in Life Sciences (CTLS) 2016 Conference Summary. Journal of Biomolecular Techniques : JBT, 27(4), 138-140. 
  • Slaughter, C. (2005). A Bright but Demanding Future for Core Facilities. Journal of Biomolecular Techniques : JBT, 16(2), 167–169.
  • Turpen, PB, et al. (2016). Metrics for Success: Strategies for Enabling Core Facility Performance and Assessing Outcomes. Journal of Biomolecular Techniques : JBT, 27(1), 25-39.