CREx News & Updates August 2022

Learn about the NIH Collaborative Research Exchange (CREx), Core Facilities, Webinars, & More

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NCATS Functional Genomics Laboratory (FGL)

FGL is designed to help NIH Investigators use the latest functional genomics technology to advance drug discovery and scientific knowledge about health and disease.

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NIH Cores


Access services and the expertise of Trans-NIH Cores, available to all NIH investigators

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Events, Webinars, & Technology Media


The following events showcase technologies and capabilities of NIH Cores, collaborative facilities, and external vendors available on CREx.

Thursday, August 11th, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST


The NICHD DIR Tenure-Track Investigator Virtual Symposia Series provides tenure-track investigators within NICHD the opportunity to organize a virtual mini-symposium to showcase their area of science to the NICHD DIR and larger NIH intramural community.

Click HERE to explore NIH IRP Cores specializing in biophysics on CREx

Click HERE to launch meeting event.

Friday, August 19th, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EST


Part of the Novel Chemical Approaches for Targeting Fusion Oncoproteins Seminar Series, this seminar will host Dr. Brandon Turunen of GSK and his work on synthetic agents to create and control human immunity.

Click HERE to explore NIH IRP Chemistry, Biophysics, and Structural Biology Cores on CREx.

Click HERE to register for the training event.

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EST


Part of the NCI Emerging Technologies Seminar Series, this seminar will host Dr. Livia Eberlin of Baylor College of Medicine, who will discuss new technologies developed by her group to assess molecular predictors of disease state from tissue samples, and how this tool can be used clinically for precision medicine guided surgical resection.

Click HERE to access the latest technology on CREx.

Click HERE to register for the training event.


The following calendars feature events and training resources for technologies and capabilities of NIH Cores, collaborative facilities, and external vendors present on CREx.

NCI Bioinformatics Training Education Program (BTEP)

Click HERE to explore the NCI BTEP calendar.

Click HERE to access BTEP on CREx.

National Institutes of Health Library

Click HERE to explore the NIH Library calendar.

Click HERE to access the NIH ORS Division of Library Services (DLS) on CREx.

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