Translational Laboratory

The T-Laboratory offers state-of-the-art equipment and technical assistance with laboratory techniques for UNM HSC investigators. The experienced staff of the T-Laboratory provides specialized laboratory support, customized to meet the needs of the investigators in all aspects of research including protocol/assay development, budget preparation, and testing of patient samples for various assays.

The T-Laboratory provides sample preparation and technical support for other non-CTSC resources such as:

In addition, our staff will provide training to UNM HSC investigators staff on molecular techniques, clinical techniques, or equipment. 

Clinical Laboratory

The CTSC Clinical Laboratory develops and carries out research-related sample analyses to UNM HSC investigators, researchers throughout the United States and world, as well as corporate funded research projects. The CTSC Clinical Laboratory is certified by the College of American Pathologist (C.A.P.)[PDF] and staffed by a Medical Director, master-degreed technologist, as well as certified Medical Technologist and Medical Laboratory Technicians.

The mission of the CTSC Clinical Laboratory is to perform immunodiagnostic and chemical assays on research samples submitted to the laboratory by investigators in a manner that assures strict quality control and report results within a timely fashion.