The Mayo Clinic Cytogenetics Core serves as a shared resource within Mayo Clinic Comprehensive Cancer Center.
The Cytogenetics Core provides both routine cytogenetic services and advanced molecular cytogenetic services on human and nonhuman samples for cancer research.
Through the Cytogenetics Core, Mayo Clinic Comprehensive Cancer Center investigators have access to a wide range of cytogenetics-related services, technologies and guidance to help study the genetics of different types of cancer.
Services offered by the Cytogenetics Core include:
- Cell culture
- Routine cytogenetic analysis
- Interphase and metaphase DNA and RNA fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH)
- Homebrew FISH probe production