Cell Culture Facility Update

Associate Vice Chancellor Brian Smith recently released an update regarding the closure of the Cell Culture Facility (CCF) Resale unit. The Genentech Hall location at Mission Bay will close on June 2, 2017. The Parnassus location is expected to remain open until appropriate measures are taken to ensure continuity of supply at that location. Feel free to contact Greg Macway ([email protected]) in Supply Chain Management with any questions you have about the Resale unit.

The Media Production unit will remain open and CCF brand media is available for purchase under the Media Production Core in MyCORES. Orders are available for delivery at Parnssus, Mission Bay, Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital (ZSFG), Mount Zion and China Basin. For questions, contact Amy Choi ([email protected]) or visit http://rrp.ucsf.edu/mediaproduction.

The Tissue Culture unit will remain open and continue to offer cell culture, cryopreservation and vial-storage services. For questions, contact Jenn Page ([email protected]).


Read the full announcement from the Associate Vice Chancellor, Research Infrastructure and Operations, Brian Smith.