Genomics Research Core

New Users

Welcome to the Genomics Research Core.  We are very happy to work with you.  Registration with Health Science Core Research Facility administration and an iLab account are necessary for service.  On this page you will find links to accomplish both along with useful information in the FAQ section and, for external users only, our service agreement.

New Principal Investigators

  1. Register with Health Sciences Core Research Facilities.
    • This registration gives you access to our secure web site for data retrieval and invoice review
    • You will receive an email confirming registration submission and another when the account is activated
  2. All billing and invoicing inquiries should be directed to HSCRF administration at coreadmi@pitt.edu
  3. Request an iLab account
    • You will receive notification when this is complete, at which time members of your laboratory can register as below
    • Laboratory members  use their own log in to request services prior to sample submission

Researchers and Technicians new to a registered lab

  1. Register with Health Sciences Core Research Facilities.
    • This registration gives you access to any data posted to your lab on our secure web site as well as HSCRF invoices
    • Select Researcher as your role and choose your PI
  2. Create an iLab account
    • If you have an @pitt.edu email
      • Select Internal UPITT user
      • Register using institute login and password
        • If email = me@pitt.edu, login is me
        • Password is as to log in for Pitt email and will synch when Pitt system requires a password change
    • If you do not have an @pitt.edu email address, use the external user link to register for iLab and for future log in.

FAQ’s

How do I access my data?

Log in to https://data.hscrf.pitt.edu using the credentials generated during HSCRF registration above. See the links under Get Data

Why can’t I enter my account number in my iLab request?

Account numbers cannot be entered on the service request page. They must be entered on the laboratory page by a person with PI or lab manager permissions. See instructions 

I have a billing question, who should I contact?

All billing and invoicing inquiries should be directed to HSCRF administration at coreadmi@pitt.edu

iLab instructions

For Principal Investigators

For Laboratory Managers and staff

Activate New Lab Members

Illustrated Account Number management

Change email address used for iLab communication

 

Sample drop off locations and pick up times:

  • Scaife S534A - pick up twice daily at 8:30 AM and 3:00 PM
  • Children's Hospital Loading Dock - pick up Monday, Wednesday, Friday at 9:00 AM
  • 300 Technology Drive, Room 238 - pick up Tuesday, Thursday, Friday at 9:00 AM
  • Hillman Cancer Center Pavilion Room 2.15 - pick up Monday, Wednesday, Friday morning

 

User Agreements