We are the major core facility at UVA involved in the procurement and processing of human tissue and other biospecimens for basic, translational, and clinical research.

We are the main core facility providing laboratory support services for clinical trials at UVA.


Access BTRF services and equipment through the online iLab system used by the SOM Core Facilities

  • For instructions on registering in iLab and using it to access BTRF services click here.
  • To go directly to the iLab system click here.

UVA_CancerLogoThis Core is supported through the University of Virginia Cancer Center National Cancer Institute P30 Center Grant

The activities of the BTRF are monitored and directed by members of the BTRF Advisory Board.