A partnership of the University of Calgary, Alberta Health Services, and the Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation
Please note that BioCORE documents are continually updated and have a version number and effective date.
The BioCORE policy document describes our operational structure and practices.
Use this PDF form to apply for BioCORE services.
Use this SOP template for research study planning.
This SOP details data entry into the Freezerworks sample management database.
This SOP details the safety and reporting steps when exposed to a biological hazard at the University of Calgary.
This SOP details how to properly inactivate and dispose of liquid biohazard waste.
This SOP details the ongoing maintenance for the Agilent 6550 Q-TOF mass spectrometer.
This SOP details the why, when, and how to tune and calibrate the Agilent 6550 Q-TOF mass spectrometer.
This SOP highlights some of the issues encountered during regular use of the Agilent 6550 Q-TOF mass spectrometer and details the source of the issue and how to fix it.
This SOP details how to use Agilent's Data Acquisition software to create methods for accumulating mass spectrometry data using the Agilent 6550 Q-TOF mass spectrometer.
This SOP details how to use Agilent's Qualitative Analysis software to interrogate mass spectrometry data files, including compound finding algorithms and much more.
This SOP details the use of Agilent's Quantitative Analysis software for creating batch quantitation methods.
This SOP details creation of mass spectral databases (MS scan data only) and mass spectral libraries (a database with added MS/MS fragmentation data) using Agilent's PCDL software.