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Vanderbilt Cell & Developmental Biology (CDB) Equipment Resource Core

Overview of Services

The Department of Cell and Development Biology maintains this large and diverse set of instruments located throughout MRB3 and MCN. Equipment is pay/per use and available for anyone to use as we strive to provide a collaborative environment to all of Vanderbilt's community of researchers.


Equipment Core Manager: Anuj Rastogi (AJ)

Department Chair: Ian Macara

Scientific Director: William Tansey


Hours of Operation and Location Maps

Hours Location

Staffed: Monday - Friday 8 AM - 4:30 PM

Approved users have 24/7 instrument access     

Equipment Maps


Links and Resources

  1. CDB Core Website
  2. VBI Core Website
  3. VBI iLab Page
  4. Managing Your Requests in iLab
  5. Department Manager User Guide
  6. Principal Investigator and Lab Manager User Guide
  7. iLab Forms - VU Users
  8. iLab Forms - VUMC Users


Name Role Phone Email Location
Anuj Rastogi (AJ)
Equipment Core Manager
U3205 LL

Available Equipment and Resources

Quantitation & Imaging (1)