Core Facilities



The core facilities at Stanley Manne Children’s Research Institute offer services and support for the faculty, staff and students of the research institute. Up to date technologies, knowledgeable staff and hands-on support help to enhance research productivity throughout Lurie Children’s.

Our core facilities include:

  • Fish Facility: Rearing and maintenance of zebrafish, consultation on fish crosses, zebrafish manipulation and observation room
  • Human iPS and Stem Cell Core: Human embryonic stem cell and induced pluripotent stem cell repositories
  • Microscopy and Imaging Facility: Light and fluorescent microscopes, confocal laser scanning microscopes, image analysis, digital darkroom, technical support, training
  • Pritzker Research Library: Services, collections, training, research institute publications repository