University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI)

CCSG Acknowledgement

Required CCSG Acknowledgement

The NCI requires that publications acknowledge the UPCI CCSG support, and they are tracking compliance. If a UPCI CCSG-supported Shared Resource provided data used in your publication, please include the following statement in the acknowledgment section of your publication(s):

"This project used the UPCI [insert name(s) of shared resource(s)] that [is/are] supported in part by award P30CA047904."

Shared Resource Directors: Please make sure to include this statement on all of your order forms, contracts, etc. as a reminder to your users to acknowledge the UPCI CCSG support.


Contact & Scheduling

Services Request Form

CGF Director

William LaFramboise, PhD
Phone: 412-623-1497
Email: laframboisewa@upmc.edu

CGF Staff

Maureen Lyons, MS
Research Technologist (Whole Genome and Exome)

Patricia Petrosko, MS
Research Technologist (Targeted Genomics)

Christin Sciulli
Research Technologist (PCR and Microarray)

Phone: 412-623-1497 or 412-623-1786
Email: cgf@upmc.edu

Directions to the Cancer Genomics Facility Main Laboratory

The CGF main laboratory is located in room WG23 of Shadyside Hospital, on the ground floor of the West Wing.

In Shadyside Hospital, follow the signs to the West Wing elevators, and then take the stairs down to the ground floor. You will see the main door for Pathology on your left. Go through that door and go down the hallway towards the sign for the Chemistry Lab and Hematology Lab. Go through that wooden door and follow the blue hallway to the end. Make a right below the Exit sign and follow the hallway until you come to the second door on your left. The lab is marked Genomics Lab WG23.

Directions to the Cancer Genomics Facility Sequencing Laboratory

The CGF sequencing laboratory is located in room WG13 of Shadyside Hospital, on the ground floor of the West Wing.

In Shadyside Hospital, follow the signs to the West Wing elevators, and then take the stairs down to the ground floor. You will see the main door for Pathology on your left. Go through that door and follow the Exit sign down the hallway to your right until you reach the intersecting hallway. The Gross Room should be on your right, and there will be a sign in front of you that reads “G Floor/West Wing, Restrooms to the right, Histochemistry to the right.” Go right down that hallway and WG13 will be the second door on your left.