Changes for Biorepository, Bioprocessing, Dry Ice Pick-Up 

Effective immediately, due to construction impacts from the new CSMSC2 building, the GRCF is making some changes to our Blalock Drop-off/Pick-up locations. 

° Blalock 1036 will no longer be used for drop-off and pick-up of any samples.  Blalock 1001A will now be the new location.
° Samples dropped off after 3:30 PM Monday -Thursday and 2 PM on Fridays will be processed on the following da
° After hours drop-off is available outside of Blalock 1001A for ambient and 4 degree samples.
° Dry Ice will be available for pick up Monday -Friday from 8:30 AM – 6 PM.  Any orders exceeding 40 lbs requires 48 hours notice to ensure enough stock for other customers.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at 410-955-3320 or bioprocessing@jhmi.edu or biorepository@jhmi.edu.

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Changes to Blalock 10 Sample Drop-off/Pick-up locations and DNA Services Operating Hours 

Effective immediately, due to construction impacts from the new CSMSC2 building, we are making some changes to our Blalock Drop-off/Pick-up locations.  

° Blalock 1036 will no longer be used for drop-off and pick-up of any samples or oligo orders.Sequencing & other samples should be dropped off in Blalock 1004 before 4 PM daily (note time change).

° Sequencing samples may be dropped off after hours in the fridge in the lobby near the Ross bridgeSamples dropped off after 4 PM will be run the following day.

° Oligo and other orders waiting for Core Store delivery may be picked up from Blalock 1004 between 7 AM and 4:30 PM daily.

° As a reminder, because of delivery delays by FedEx, oligos are not being delivered the day they arrive in our office.  If you would like these oligos the day they arrive, you may stop by and pick them up during business hours.  Otherwise they will be held and delivered the following day.

° If you would like to pick up after hours, please indicate pick up on your order and we will place the oligos in a locker for convenient pick up.  We will email you when they are ready for pick up.

Operating Hours


DNA Services will be returning to our pre-pandemic hours of 7 AM to 5 PM Monday – Friday, and re-instituting the 4 PM cut off for sample processing. 

Suspension of Digital PCR & OpenArray Services

Digital PCR and Open Array Suspension Starting Monday, August 16th, we will be suspending Digital PCR and OpenArray services for 3 weeks because of construction impacts to Blalock 1003.  During this time, both QuantStudio instruments will be accessible in Blalock 1005.  Reservations can be made through iLab, as usual.


Contact

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at 410-955-2836, customorders@jhmi.edu.