Laboratory Network

COVID-19 update: We are now on-site to collect specimens from cases that are part of ongoing clinical trials. Sunrise plan announcement.

The Laboratory Network facilitates additional blood processing for samples obtained by BioNet in surgery.

This division connects existing laboratory infrastructure at the University of Minnesota. BLS helps facilitate additional specimen processing and testing services in partnership with collaborating service cores.

Services provided

  • Isolation of serum, plasma, buffy coat, and peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs) from whole blood


Jenny Pham, PhD
Program Director, Biorepository and Laboratory Services

Melissa Hansen
CTSI Research Navigator
612-625-CTSI (2874)