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Immune Monitoring

Immune Monitoring Shared Resource Supports University Research Efforts

The Immune Monitoring Shared Resource team provides immunologic and biological support for ongoing research projects and clinical trials at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center and the biomedical community at the University of Michigan.

Our services include measuring multiple cytokines in a single assay, determining cytokine concentrations in various biological specimens and monitoring immune cell activation through investigative analytic procedures, including:

  • Luminex cytokine assays
  • Large and small scale ELISA assays
  • ELISPOT Assays

Sample Processing Expertise

Blood and tissue samples, including both plasma or serum and peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMC), from University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center members are accepted for processing and temporary storage. Our team performs the following services:

  • Ficoll separation and storage of plasma and PBMC
  • Isolation and storage of plasma or serum (no PBMC)
  • Tumor processing to single cell suspension
  • Processing and storage of apheresis product

Learn more about Immune Monitoring Shared Resource Services

If you have questions about immune monitoring services through the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center or need assistance with research efforts, please contact our team or visit our Cancer Center Immunology Core website.

Immune Monitoring Shared Resource

Co-Directors:
Alfred Chang, M.D.
Weiping Zou, M.D., Ph.D.

Manager: Joel Whitfield

Location: 4725 Med Sci II
Phone: 647-9524

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