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Viral Vector Core Facility

Maine Medical Center Research Institute

81 Research Drive

Scarborough, ME 04074

United States of America

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Last Updated: 04/04/2012

Facility Details

The Viral Vector Core was established at MMCRI in 2004. The objective of the core is to provide high quality viral vector services to support research performed at MMCRI as well as for outside institutions. Viral vectors are produced in a dedicated BL2 facility within the MMCRI building. Vector systems currently being used include adenovirus, retrovirus and lentivirus. The Core operates on a fee-for-service basis for both MMCRI and external investigators.

Other Facility Information

The MMCRI Viral Vector Core provides high quality Adenovirus, Lentivirus and Retrovirus transfection, amplification, purification and titration services to outside investigators as well as within MMCRI.

Facility Policies

Services are offerred outside of Maine Medical Center Research Institute