Cardiovascular Physiology Core

Director: Ronglih Liao, PhD
Location: 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur (NRB), RM 435F

 
 
Core Summary:

The Cardiovascular Physiology Core is designed to provide cutting edge surgical technique and physiological measurements, as well as intellectual expertise in cardiovascular physiology to the research community.

To submit an order please visit our Institutional Site and login to iLab.

Personnel/Contact Information:

Directors:

Director: Ronglih Liao, Ph.D.
Phone: (617) 525-4854
Fax: (617) 525-4868
Email: rliao@rics.bwh.harvard.edu

Associate Director: Sudeshna M . Fisch, PhD
Phone: (617) 525-4983 (off)
Fax: (617) 525-4868
Email: sfisch@partners.org

 

Alex Loscalzo
Phone: (617) 525-4862
Fax: (617) 525-4868
Email: aloscalzo@partners.org

Souen Ngoy (Surgeon)
Phone: (617) 525-4866
Fax: (617) 525-4868
Email: sngoy@rics.bwh.harvard.edu

Facilities and Equipment:

Location of Core:
77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Room 435F

Major Equipment:
Vevo2100 by Visual Sonics, and in-vivo micro imaging system

Services:
  • Echocardiography (Assisted, Unassisted and Training)
  • Surgery
    • Surgery includes but not limited to the following procedures
    • Myocardial infarction model (MI)
    • Ischemic reperfusion model (IR)
    • Aortic constriction model (AAC/TAC)
    • Injections (intramyocardial or parenteral)
    • Other Surgery (Not listed above, eg. Thoracotomy, Parabiosis, Catheter placement)
  • Data Analysis (Assisted, Unassisted, and Training)
    • Echocardiography
    • Morphometry
    • Other Services (infract size, histology assessment)
  • Blood Pressure Measurement (Assisted, Unassisted service, and Training)
  • Cardiomyocyte Isolation (rat or mouse, adult or neonatal)
FY15 User Fees (Effective 10/01/14):


User Fees for Surgical Procedures



Service
Internal Fee:

Partners
External Fee:

Non-Partners AMC and Non-profit
External Fee:

For-profit and Industry*

Myocardial Infarction (MI)
(Per animal)
$72/animal
$104/animal
$114/hr
Ischemia Reperfusion (IR)
(Per animal)
$94/animal
$135/animal
$149/hr

Aortic Constriction (AAC or TAC)
(Per animal)

$72/animal
$104/animal
$114/hr

Pulmonary Artery Constriction (PAC)
(Per animal)

$94/animal
$135/animal
$149/hr

Other Surgeries/Procedures

$94/hr
$135/hr
$149/hr

 

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User Fees for Data Analysis/Physiological Measurements



Service
Internal Fee:

Partners
External Fee:

Non-Partners AMC and Non-profit
External Fee:

For-profit and Industry*

Echocardiogram Assisted

$120/hr
$173/hr
$191/hr

Echocardiogram Self Service

$60/hr
$86/hr
$95/hr

Echocardiogram Training

$120/hr
$173/hr
$191/hr

Contractility/CA Measurement

$89/hr
$128/hr
$142/hr

Langendorff

$89/hr
$128/hr
$142/hr

In vivo Hemodynamics (PV Loop) Measurement

$89/hr
$128/hr
$142/hr

Data Analysis Assisted

$99/hr
$143/hr
$157/hr

Data Analysis Self Service

$20/hr
$29/hr
$32/hr

Blood Pressure Assisted

$45/hr
$65/hr
$72/hr

Blood Pressure Self Service

$20/hr
$29/hr
$32/hr

 

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User Fees for Cardiomyocyte Isolation



Cardiomycyte Isolation
Per Isolation
Internal Fee:

Partners
External Fee:

Non-Partners AMC and Non-profit
External Fee:

For-profit and Industry*

Neonatal Mouse

$420
$605
$668

Adult Mouse

$420
$605
$668

Neonatal Rat

$360
$519
$572

Adult Rat

$360
$519
$572

 

Getting Started:

To schedule a service please visit our iLab Site.

For further information, contact the Director:

Director: Ronglih Liao, Ph.D.
Phone: (617) 525-4854
Fax: (617) 525-4868
Email: rliao@rics.bwh.harvard.edu

 
 
     
 

 

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