The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

Core Research Facilities

Biomedical Research Store



Sales window open 8:30-11:30 AM and 1:00-4:00 PM

335-8004 (Enzyme Sales)
335-8005 (Media Sales)

Located on the second floor of Eckstein Medical Research Building, the Biomedical Research Store provides University of Iowa research investigators easy procurement of reagents commonly used in molecular biology and tissue culture studies. Large volume contracts enable the store to negotiate discounted prices from a variety of vendors.

The molecular biology reagents include, but are not limited to:

  • Restriction and DNA modifying enzymes
  • DNA and RNA purification kits
  • Competent cells
  • Quantitative "real-time" PCR chemistries & consumables
  • Nucleotides

The tissue culture reagents include, but are not limited to:

  • Antibiotics/antimycotics
  • Dissociation enzymes
  • Growth factors
  • Media
  • Media supplements
  • Salt solutions
  • Serums
  • Transfection reagents
  • Endotoxin-free water