MISSION

Those who courageously serve in our nation's military deserve exceptional care. The Veterans Medical Research Foundation's mission is to enhance the health of veterans of all generations through research and education.

GENERAL INFORMATION

​Phone:

(858) 642-3080

ADDRESS

3350 La Jolla Village Drive (151A)

Building 13

San Diego, CA 92161

FACS Recharge Core

Services Offered

The Core functions as a CLIA-certified diagnostic laboratory for billable clinical tests performed by flow cytometry. The research division functions as the FACS Core laboratory that performs specialized flow cytometry tests for individual funded grants from VA, University of California, San Diego, University of California, Irvine, and Department of Defense.

The Core houses 2 Becton Dickinson FACSCanto, capable of performing up to 8-color flow cytometry and two off site work stations for data analysis. Some of the research protocols include surface, intracellular and nuclear immunophenotype of cell types. Tests not offered are flow sorting or cell cycle analysis (see Flow Cytometry Core for these services).

Ms. Jessica Hughes

jessica.hughes@va.gov

(858) 552-8585 Ext. 4379

Or

Dr. Jessica Wang-Rodriguez

jwrodriguez@ucsd.edu

(858) 552-8585 Ext. 3511

Contact Information