Emergency BU Alert Boston University's Charles River Campus is cancelling evening classes on Monday, February 8, 2016. All academic and administrative activities (e.g. classes, seminars and meetings) that are scheduled to take place before 5:00 PM will meet as scheduled. Academic and administrative operations that are normally scheduled to occur after 5:00 PM will be cancelled. For detailed information on the Boston University Medical Campus, please go to: http://www.bu.edu/ehs/comm Please note: Employees in essential services must report as scheduled. Essential services include, but are not limited to, University Police, Facilities Management and Planning, University Dining Services, University Mail Services, Student Health Services, Environmental Health & Safety and Network Services. For the latest information please go to: http://www.bu.edu/today


Links to BU facilities and services:

Animal Research Resource Center

Cellular Imaging Core

Confocal Facility

Experimental Pathology Laboratory Service Core

Flow Cytometry

General Clinical Research Center

Illumina Sequencing Core

Immunohistochemistry Core


Microarray Core

Molecular Genetics Core Facility

Proteomics Core Facility

Pulmonary Center 


Shuttle Bus between Medical and Charles River Campuses

Transgenic/Knockout Mouse Core Facility


Links to outside of BU:

NCBI provides multiple interactive databases, particularly useful for sequence analyses.

DAVID Bioinformatics provides useful resources for analyzing microarray data.

Jackson Labs makes many genetically engineered strains of mice available.

The Trans-NIH Mouse Initiatives site provides useful information about knockout mice.

The International Gene Trap Consortium site provides a searchable database of ES cell lines with genes trapped by insertional mutagenesis.

ATCC makes many cell lines and microbes available.

Protocol Online has a variety of protocols available for free.

ExPASy Life Sciences Directory lists many useful links to databases, software, and web sites.


July 29, 2012
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of BU School of Medicine