Welcome to the Transgenic and Gene Targeting Institutional Facility at the University of Kansas Medical Center! We are an institutional research support facility providing a centralized service for the production of novel transgenic and gene targeted rodents and pluripotent stem cells for the investigators of KUMC and the surrounding Kansas City research community. Our core uses cutting edge technologies, including CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing, for the generation of these models. Please click on the links to the left for specific descriptions of these services.
PLEASE NOTE: The Transgenic and Gene Targeting Facility is now utilizing a new requisitioning system, called iLab Solutions. Please click this link to access the system Transgenic and Gene Targeting Facility iLab Site.
The Transgenic and Gene Targeting Institutional Facility receives support from a variety of institutional and NIH funded programs. Users of the Facility should acknowledge the relevant support in all publications using TGIF services.
CONTACT US: phone 913-588-7113; TGIF@kumc.edu