CNS-Supported Cores

​​Machine Shop

The machine shop is located in room NG003 on the ground floor of Building 500 (northwest corner) at the Anschutz Medical Campus. The shop's equipment and staff are there to meet the custom machining needs of the faculty, staff and students of the CNS. 

Targeting Ve​ctor Core

Services of this core include generation of gene-targeted/transgenic mouse constructs.



The core provides real-time quantitative PCR services, including gene expression and copy number variation (CNV) analysis.  Gene expression analysis is done using the relative standard curve method and an appropriate endogenous control.