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)
FY14 User Fees (Effective 10/01/13):


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)
$68/animal
$98/animal
TBD
Ischemia Reperfusion (IR)
(Per animal)
$89/animal
$129/animal
TBD

Aortic Constriction (AAC or TAC)
(Per animal)

$68/animal
$98/animal
TBD

Pulmonary Artery Constriction (PAC)
(Per animal)

$89/animal
$129/animal
TBD

Other Surgeries/Procedures

$89/hr
$129/hr
TBD

TBD = To Be Determined. Please contact the core for TBD Pricing.

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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

$95/hr
$137/hr
TBD

Echocardiogram Self Service

$50/hr
$72/hr
TBD

Echocardiogram Training

$95/hr
$137/hr
TBD

Contractility/CA Measurement
(Per hour)

$89/hr
$129/hr
TBD

Langendorff

$89/hr
$129/hr
TBD

In vivo Hemodynamics (PV Loop) Measurement

$89/hr
$129/hr
TBD

Data Analysis Assisted

$89/hr
$129/hr
TBD

Data Analysis Self Service

$15/hr
$22/hr
TBD

Blood Pressure Assisted

$45/hr
$65/hr
TBD

Blood Pressure Self Service

$20/hr
$29/hr
TBD

TBD = To Be Determined. Please contact the core for TBD Pricing.

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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
TBD

Adult Mouse

$420
$605
TBD

Neonatal Rat

$360
$519
TBD

Adult Rat

$360
$519
TBD

TBD = To Be Determined. Please contact the core for TBD Pricing

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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