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Animal Resources

Animal Resource Program (ARP)

Animal Resource Program (ARP) coordinates the use of animal holding space and oversees centrally funded animal resources.


Program Manager: Mary Custer
Email: custema@mail.nih.gov
Phone: 301-594-8531

Gene Targeting Facility

Gene Targeting Facility offers derivation of mouse strains, generation of chimeras, and ES cell testing services.


Manager: Lino Tessarollo, PhD
Email: tessarol@mail.nih.gov
Phone: 301-846-1202

NCI LASP Animal Diagnostic Lab (ADL)

ADL services are available to all NCI investigators located at the Frederick and Bethesda campuses. Excess capacity can be made available to other NIH Investigators on a case-by-case basis. ADL is… [learn more]


Principal Scientist: Wang-Ting Hsieh, PhD
Email: hsiehwt@mail.nih.gov
Phone: 301-846-7132

NCI LASP Animal Research Technology Support (ARTS)

ARTS services are available to all NCI investigators located at the Frederick and Bethesda campuses. Excess capacity can be made available to other NIH Investigators on a case-by-case basis. ARTS … [learn more]


Principal Scientist: Simone Difilippantonio, PhD
Email: difilips@mail.nih.gov
Phone: 301-228-4465

NCI LASP Gnotobiotics Facility (GF)

GF services are available to all NCI investigators located at the Frederick and Bethesda campuses. Excess capacity can be made available to other NIH Investigators on a case-by-case basis. GF is o… [learn more]


Principal Scientist: Simone Difilippantonio, PhD
Email: difilips@mail.nih.gov
Phone: 301-228-4465

NCI LASP Mouse Modeling & Cryopreservation (MMC)

MMC services are available to all NCI investigators located at the Frederick and Bethesda campuses. Excess capacity can be made available to other NIH Investigators on a case-by-case basis. MMC is… [learn more]


Director: Parirokh "Roackie" Awasthi
Email: awasthipp@mail.nih.gov
Phone: 301-846-1864

NCI LASP Pathology/Histotechnology Lab (PHL)

PHL services are available to all NCI investigators located at the Frederick and Bethesda campuses. Excess capacity can be made available to other NIH Investigators on a case-by-case basis. PHGL i… [learn more]


Manager: Larry Sternberg, PhD
Email: sternberglr@mail.nih.gov
Phone: 301-846-6881

NCI LASP Small Animal Imaging Program (SAIP)

The function of the SAIP is to collaborate with NCI investigators in the development of mouse models, new molecular imaging probes for early detection and therapy, monitor tumors in vivo, and perform … [learn more]


Director: Joseph Kalen, PhD
Email: kalenj@mail.nih.gov
Phone: 301-846-5283

Transgenic Mouse Model Laboratory

Transgenic and Knock-Out Services (LASP) produces customized transgenic mice and offers transgenic services.


Director: Roackie Awasthi
Email: awasthipp@mail.nih.gov
Phone: 301-846-1864
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