Animal Models

 Center for Oral Health Research L-COHR

Director:

Dr. Courtney J. Haycraft
Phone: 843-792-8095
Email: haycraft@musc.edu

Location:

MUSC, Basic Science Building (BSB 129)

Website: 

http://academicdepartments.musc.edu/cohr/l-cohr/

Description:

The Laboratory-based Core (L-COHR) provides services to investigators studying oral related health and diseases. We offer several preclinical animal models, including a xenograft tumor model, 4NQO oral cancer model, periodontitis model, and oral mucositis model. Services include injection of tumor cells, 4NQO delivery, animal health monitoring, imaging of tumor progression (in vivo), oral injections, animal irradiation, animal dissection and tissue collection.

Accessibility:

   Anyone can access this facility.