Supporting research visits in dedicated inpatient and outpatient research facilities as well as limited mobile services to conduct research visits within the Children's Hospital Colorado.
The CTRC supports both investigator-initiated studies, including multi-center NIH studies, and industry-initiated protocols. All services are provided as fee-for-service resources with federally-funded studies receiving subsidized rates.
Provides expert research nursing support for protocol implementation and data collection in adult populations, pediatric, and perinatal at:
All services are provided as fee-for-service resources. Only IRB-approved protocols can request CTRC services.
For additional information, please contact Nursing Services.
CTRC Core Laboratory Services support IRB-approved protocols with a wide range of analytical testing including chemical, hormone, metabolite, and immunological assays. CTRC Core Laboratories are CAP- and CLIA-accredited and provide trained personnel, reagents, equipment, and QC capabilities to conduct assays
for research studies.
All services are provided as fee-for-service resources.
Chemical and immunological assays, including peptide/hormone measures by HPLC, RIA, ELISA, and spectrophotometry; real time PCR (RT-PCR); and point-of-care testing (POCT).
Request access to obtain your University of Colorado Hospital CTRC assay results.
Please note that the PI Authorization request form has moved to REDCap.
Chemical and immunological assays including cytokine and fat soluble vitamin assays, UPLC, HPLC, ELISA, Luminex, RIA, Nephelometry, chemiluminescence, and spectrophotometry.
Processing of sputum, tracheal aspirates, and BAL fluids
For additional information, please contact Core Lab Services.
Providing nutrition research expertise and assistance for clinical research protocols.
For additional information, please contact Nutrition Services.
The Cardiovascular BioImaging Core offers imaging techniques in vascular and cardiac ultrasound to provide a
comprehensive assessment of cardiovascular health in children and adults:
Provides a pool of experienced study coordinators and regulatory staff to assist with clinical research study start-up, implementation, and closeout. This resource alleviates the administrative burden associated with training and managing research staff and allows investigators to pay only for the amount of effort required.
See the CReST website for more information and pricing.
Scheduler will allow you to schedule across all CTRC services. Please see our Scheduler page for various topics such as:
|UCH Nursing Services|
|CHCO and Perinatal Nursing Services|
|UCH CTRC Core Lab|
|CHCO CTRC Core Lab|
|National Jewish Health CTRC|
|University of Colorado Boulder CTRC|
|Clinical Research Support Team (CReST)|