In Observance of U.S. Holiday, Memorial Day, Agilent Cross Lab/ iLab Operations Software Support Help Desk will be closed during U.S. hours on Monday May 27th, 2024. We will resume regular U.S. support hours on Tuesday May 28th, 2024. EU and APAC Support will remain open during this time. For urgent matters, please add "Urgent" to the ticket/ email subject or press "1", when prompted, to escalate a call on the iLab Support phone and we will prioritize those requests first.

COM-Phoenix Shared Equipment

Overview of Services

COM-Phoenix Shared Equipment is composed of the Biological Irradiator and Imager shared equipment resource, the Seahorse XF, and calendar access to the Vivarium storage space.

The Biological Irradiator and Imager shared equipment resource also known as XRAD 320 provides access to x-ray irradiation and x-ray and luminescence imaging on the Phoenix Bioscience Core. This resource is sponsored by the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix and the University of Arizona Cancer Center.




Internal – Unassisted

External – Unassisted

Precision X-ray, Inc. X-RAD 320 X-ray Irradiator





The Vivarium storage space is available by appointment between 9:30am - 4:30pm on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, and between 3:00pm – 4:30pm on Wednesdays. Please provide at least 24 hours advanced notice when requesting an appointment with Michael Bliss at


For details please refer to the Research – Infrastructure webpage.

Our Mission

The overall mission of the Research Office is to support the research enterprise of the College of Medicine–Phoenix, stimulating all types of research and growing the sponsored projects portfolio by providing all forms of research infrastructure and resources. Our Research Cores are a direct reflection of that mission in as much as they provide centralized access to specialized, state-of-the art and high end instrumentation, with expert scientific leadership for experimental design, training and analysis to meet the needs of the research community.


Lab Operations

Jennifer Jeung, Ph.D.

Manager, Laboratory Operations

Biomedical Science Partnership Building




Business Operations

Bernadine Sadauskas, MS, CRA

Director of Operations, Research

Biomedical Science Partnership Building



iLab Contact

Eden Tanzosh, MS

Laboratory Coordinator

Biomedical Science Partnership Building



Links and Resources

Please reach out to the Research Office with additional questions or visit the Research Office website.

Available Equipment and Resources

Bio-Rad QX200 Droplet Digital PCR (ddPCR) System (1)
Irradiator (1)