Stress Neuroendocrinology Core

Services Offered

The Stress Neuroendocrinology Core Laboratory is a recharge center providing cutting edge immunoassays of neuropeptides, peptide hormones, steroids, cytokines, and other biomarkers predicting risk, clinical course, and resilience for psychiatric and medical illnesses. The facility provides
services to both local researchers (VASDHS, VMRF, CESAMH, MIRECC, UCSD) and external researchers (National PTSD Center, other VA Healthcare Systems, and various universities).

Contact Information


Richard L. Hauger, MD

(858) 552-7590

Lab Personnel:


Sandra Braun

(858) 552-8585 Ext. 5918


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.



(858) 642-3080


3350 La Jolla Village Drive (151A)

Building 13

San Diego, CA 92161

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