Using CTSA Facilities
Application and review process
All applications to use CTSA facilities — the Clinical Research Unit (CRU), Translational Technology Cores (TTCs), and Specialized Phenotyping Facilities (SPFs) — must be submitted through the IRBe system.
More information about applying
Studies that are NIH-, Mayo- or foundation-funded are not charged for the use of the CRU or most shared/core laboratories. Industry-funded studies are charged for both CRU and shared/core laboratory use. Contact the CRU business manager at 507-266-0462 for assistance developing a CRU budget.
View contacts for the CRU and CTSA cores/facilities