The shared interdepartmental
facilities at Partners bring state-of-the-art instrumentation, methodologies
and expertise crucial to the promotion of research at Partners.
The Partners cores not only provide high quality, cutting edge research
services by our in-house experts but also constitute a major educational
resource for our growing research enterprise.
The development of shared resources is
part of our commitment to interdisciplinary research and will be
an important part of our future endeavors. Cores make it possible
to share our wealth of expertise, facilities and equipment with
the research community, allow for more efficient use of resources,
promote collaboration among investigators and further enhance the
competitiveness of Partners investigators to secure research funding.