November 2021

CREx News & Updates November 2021

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

Site Spotlight


Learn more about services from the NINDS Quantitative Magnetic Resonance Imaging Core.

NIH Cores


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

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NIH Shared Instrumentation


Access a growing list of shared instruments available to all NIH investigators

We encourage you to submit details and access information for any equipment from your laboratory or Core that you are willing to share with your NIH colleagues.

Need to add or update an instrument? Use this form: Shared Instruments

Features on CREx


CREx offers customized service and product requests. If you are unable to find a service or product on CREx, submit a customized request for exactly what you are looking for. Out concierge team will locate the resources to fulfill your needs.

New Research Areas on CREx


Visualize the anatomy and physiologic processes of organisms using magnetic resonance imaging. Magnetic resonance imaging services and advice are available through NIH cores and outside vendors.

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CREx Resources

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CREx Training

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Events, Webinars & Technology Media


NOV 8TH & 9TH 11:00 AM – 4:45 PM EST


The workshop will introduce NIAID’s pandemic preparedness strategy and request feedback from the scientific community on prioritizing prototype pathogens within viral families of highest pandemic potential for medical countermeasure development. (Click HERE to explore NIAID IRP Cores on CREx)
Click HERE to go to the meeting event.

NOV 15TH, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM EST


The goal of this retreat hosted by the NCI RNA Biology Initiative is to enhance interactions amongst PIs, fellows and staff working on RNA and to foster new collaborations and synergies amongst CCR laboratories interested in RNA biology. (Click HERE to access NIH Cores on CREx with RNA biology expertise.)
Click HERE to go to the meeting event

NOV 18TH, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EST

This Cancer Moonshot seminar about research funded by the Pediatric Immunotherapy Discovery and Development Network (PI-DDN) will focus on immunotherapeutic targets and oncogenic dependencies for high-risk pediatric cancers. (Click HERE to discover NIH Immunology Cores on CREx.)
Click HERE to go to the meeting event.

NOV 10TH, 1:00 PM – 2:15 PM EST


This is the second class in the NIH Library Introduction to R Series. This class provides a basic overview of R data types, data frames, factors, indexing and subsetting data frames, and dealing with missing data. (Click HERE for NIH Library Data Services.)
Click HERE to register for this event.

NOV 17th, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM EST


Key goals of this training program are to increase awareness of the NCI-supported Cancer Moonshot Immunotherapy Networks, enhance scientific engagement, and fulfill the Blue Ribbon Panel. (Click HERE to learn about NIH Cores offering microbiome services on CREx.)
Click HERE to go to the meeting event.

NOV 22ND, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM EST


This introductory class provides researchers with an overview of online resources for locating research datasets, data repositories, and data publications for data sharing and re-use. (Click HERE to access NIH Library research resources.)
Click HERE to register for this event.

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