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Core Director

Dr. John Altman
Office: 404-727-9581

Core Assistant Director and Primary Contact For Core Services

Dr. Chris Ibegbu
Office: 404-727-9426 Lab: 404-727-8854


  • Optimization, standardization, and validation of assays of cell-mediated immunity including ELISA, lympho-proliferation, CTL, MHC tetramer, ELISpot, and intracellular cytokine staining assays in humans and appropriate non-human primates.
  • Monoclonal antibody and Ig-fusion protein production at the 100mg to1g scale, for both in-vivo and in-vitro applications.
  • Access to well maintained and calibrated multi-parameter analytical flow cytometers capable of 4 to 12 color analyses.
  • Access to state-of-the-art cell sorting services.
  • Custom antibody labeling services.
  • Individual or small group training in the use of flow cytometry instrumentation, data analysis software, data interpretation, and presentation.

Training in immunological assay design, development, methods, and data interpretation for both local and international investigators.