Alika Maunakea, PhD
CRAFT Core aims:
- Provide resources, expertise, education, and training for the advancement of meritorious biomedical research
- Help to produce the next generation of research leaders and mentors in the field of Precision Nutrition to benefit the people of Hawaii and the Pacific region
Services are provided in the following areas:
The Microscopy Imaging Center for Research through Observation (MICRO) Core includes the Biological Electron Microscopy Facility (BEMF) that houses the only transmission electron microscope (EM) in the state and the only scanning EM at UHM supporting biological and biomedical research.
The Murine Metabolic Phenotyping Core provides service, consultation, education and training in murine metabolic testing. Core staff are available to assist investigators in all aspects of the metabolic testing, including suggestions for genetic background and experimental design, data analysis, and interpretation.