University of Southern California

Research

Glassware, Machine Shop & Equipment

IGM (Glasswash)

IGM Glasswash glass washing services to all IGM research laboratory groups. Laboratories are billed a flat rate for the services rendered.

Health Sciences Campus
USC Institute for Genetic Medicine
2250 Alcazar Street, CSC 240
Los Angeles, CA 90033
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Machine Shop Facilities

The College/Viterbi Machine Shop is located in the basement of Kaprielian Hall and provides machine work for research in the Viterbi School of Engineering and in the Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences. Services include: fabrication of mechanical parts desired out of most materials except glass. Equipment includes: milling machine, brand saw, drill press, and grinder. The shop also has CNC mills and lathes and can assist in sourcing out work for machinery for which it does not have processes; the shop also keeps a basic supply of metals and plastics.

University Park Campus
School of Cinematic Arts
930 W. 34th Street, SSC109
Los Angeles, CA 90089
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Molecular and Cell Biology (MCB) Support Core

The MCB Support Core provides support services to faculty and laboratories at the Ezralow Tower, the Norris Topping Tower, the Harlyne Norris Research Tower, and the Smith Tower at CHLA. Services include: supervision and maintenance of all shared equipment including glassware, and service contracts for heavily-used, expensive pieces of equipment such as ultracentrifuges and liquid scintillation counters, centralized supplies, including carbon dioxide, liquid nitrogen, dry ice and deionized and distilled water (to Cancer Center laboratories), basic services such as routine maintenance of freezers, balances, microscopes and hoods in individual laboratories and assessment of need and recommendations for purchases of new shared equipment or services.

Health Sciences Campus
USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center
1442 Eastlake Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90090
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