This shared resource of the Koch Institute provides fee-for-service support to all MIT investigators who utilize cultured ES cells or novel mouse models to study human diseases such as cancer. Access is available to all members of the MIT community, to the extent permitted by available capacity. Priority access is given to KI members, NCI-funded research projects and other contributing user groups in recognition of funding support.
gene targeting, assistance with vector design, importation and testing of lines from outside sources, generation of feeders, generation of new ES lines from mouse strains and more.
Services are scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis after approval.
The ES Cell & Transgenics Core is supported in part by funding provided to the Koch Institute from a National Cancer Institute Cancer Center Support Grant. We are thankful for the support that has been provided by the Fanny E. Rippel Foundation and by a grant from the National Institutes of Health to the Cell Migration Consortium.