Animal Models

Xenograft Facility

Director:

Demetri D. Spyropoulos, PhD
Associate Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Phone: 843-792-1625
E-Mail: spyropdd@musc.edu

Website:

http://hcc.musc.edu/research/resources/genetargetingknockout.htm

Description:

Services Available at the Xenograft Facility: 

  • Offer immunodeficient SCID mice at reduced rates to MUSC investigators and provide pathogen-free working area for in vivo experiments. 
  • Provide appropriate housing and maintenance for these animals, as well as technical expertise to facilitate in vivo experiments.
  • Provide technical personnel to instruct or assist investigators with their mouse experiments, and perform optional services such as engrafting tumor samples or survival surgery.     

Access:

Open to MUSC faculty, students and associated technical personnel.