US postal, UPS, Mailing Address:
Molecular Biology Core Facilities
Dana Farber Cancer Institute North Campus
450 Brookline Avenue, BA404
Boston, MA 02215

Physical Street Address / Fedex Delivery:
Molecular Biology Core Facilities
Dana Farber Cancer Institute North Campus
21-27 Burlington Avenue 4th Floor
Boston, MA 02215

phone: (617) 632-3082
fax: (617) 632-4814

New and updated Maps and Directions to DFCI North Campus which is on the fourth floor of 21-27 Burlington Ave.

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Click on this map for specific directions to and from Logan Airport and the Mass Pike as well as a good place to eat while visiting MBCF.

Go down Burlington Ave to the very end (50 yards) and on the right side of the street enter the lobby at 21-27 Burlington.
MBCF is on the Fourth floor

Or take the North Campus Shuttle from the main campus.

MBCF at Burlington Ave

Click on this map for an overview.

As of the first of the year 2005 the MBCF has moved "off campus". The entire production has moved to 21-27 Burlington Ave which is 50 yards from the Fenway Park ticket office. Between Red Sox home stands we will continue to do the same high quality work you have expected from us and we are also expanding Mass Spectrometry and DNA sequencing and genotyping services. More information will be posted on our web site through the spring. Stop on by and check out the changes.

For sending us suggestions, complements or any other encouraging words you can e-mail any of the addresses below. If you need to lodge a complaint please contact me at the above address or e-mail:
Paul Morrison
Director, Molecular Biology Core Facilities
Principal Research Scientist, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Principle Associate in Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School

Molecular Biology Core Facilities Staff

 e-mail address
Paul Morrison paul_morrison@dfci.harvard.edu thinks he knows everything but ...
Jim Lee james_lee@dfci.harvard.edu  All Protein/Peptide Mass Spectrometry questions
Zach Herbert zachary_herbert@dfci.harvard.edu All DNA Sequencing and genotyping questions
Will Beavers william_beavers@research.dfci.harvard.edu Protein/Peptide Mass Spectrometry
Amy Janiak amy_janiak@dfci.harvard.edu DNA Sequencing/Genotyping
Anh Tran Anh_Tran@dfci.harvard.edu Peptides and DNA Synthesis
Lindiwe Ndebele lindiwe_ndebele@dfci.harvard.edu DNA Sequencing/Genotyping
Player to Be Named ptbn@dfci.harvard.edu Red Sox Player Development
Fern Harper fern_harper@dfci.harvard.edu billing and administration

2010 lab photo

 Official Lab Photo 2010
Front Row: Mary Adams, Lindiwe Ndebele, Anh Tran, Fern Harper, Amy Janiak.
Back Row: Zach Herbert, Paul Morrison, Jim Lee.

42 Molecular Biology Core Facilities Alumni in chronological order:

Richard Kolodner It was his idea. Every two years we still meet in August for a few beers in Snowmass.
Doug Bishop Hasn't missed a biennial Snowmass reunion yet either.
Rob Reenan
Ethan Lovell Ethan watched his office in building 7 fall on 9/11 after he hitch-hiked home.
Wilma Rodriguez
Lori Wirth: back at DFCI but in the clinic as an MD.
Kara Blackman: another MD
Chuck Lilly: another MD
Sharon Kavorski
Elizabeth Merchant
Mary Hampton
Marisa Dovidio
Noele Nelson now Pediatric faculty at Georgetown University
Daniel Yoon
Tom Brown - Tom's new book
Vidya Kesavan
Fernando Viloria is now at the Broad Institute
Lee Hendricks
Franzmarie Cepeda
Sandra Olarte
John Maconi
Kim Olsen
Karen Miller
Katie White
Angelo Dickerson
Sarah Ferrari
Kate Hohman
Mary Tamucci
Jennifer Woodman
Clarita Lefthand Begay
Katy LaRocque
Christine Bogle
Lidia Nierobisz
Monica Rana is now in DFCI Office of Research
Miguel Ilzarbe is now in the Dana-Farber Harvard Cancer Center
Steve Qi
Earl Gillespie
Lauren Thomas
Alicia Chang
Amanda Balboni
Shannon Kerivan
Jill Arkind is now in the Oregon Health & Science University DNA Analysis Core Facility
Erin Kelley
Will Beavers Vanderbilt graduate School, Chemistry Department

 MBCF alumni can send me an up-to-date link to their current home page or any page that interests them.

2007 lab photo

 Official Lab Photo Fall 2008
Back Row: Amy Janiak, Erin Kelly, Zach Herbert, Jill Arkind
Front Row: Paul Morrison, Jim Lee, Will Beavers

2007 lab photo

 Official Lab photo Spring 2007
Shannon Kerivan, Jim Lee, Zach Herbert, Paul Morrison, Lauren Thomas, Alicia Chang, and Will Beavers.

2006 lab photo

 Official Lab Photo Summer 2006
Steve Qi, Shannon Kerivan, Will Beavers, Jim Lee, Earl Gillespie, Paul Morrison, Lauren Thomas, Zach Herbert.


MBCF 2005 lab photo

 Official Lab photo with Red Sox World Series Trophy, September, 2005
Back row: Earl Gillespie, Zach Herbert, Jim Lee, Lauren Thomas, Will Beavers, Fern Harper.
Front row: Miguel Ilzarbe, Paul Morrison


MBCF 2005 lab photo

 Official Lab photo, January, 2005
Lidia Nierobisz, Jim Lee, Earl Gillespie, Zach Herbert, Paul Morrison, Fern Harper, Will Beavers, Miguel Ilzarbe.


MBCF 2004 lab photo

 Official Lab photo, May, 2004
Front Row: Christine, Katy, Clarita.
Back Row: Jim, Paul, Earl, Lidia, Zach, Will.


MBCF 2004 lab photo

 Official Lab photo, 1/1/2004


MBCF 2002 lab photo

 Official Lab photo, 9/30/2002


MBCF 2002 lab photo

 Official Lab photo, 1/15/2002
Earl, Jen, Christine, Paul, Mary, Kate and Jim after an ice skating mishap.


MBCF 1999 lab photo

 Official Lab photo, 5/5/99
Christine, Jim, Paul, Karen, Kim, Sarah, Angelo, Fern


MBCF 1998 lab photo

 Official Lab photo, 10/8/98
Karen, Kim, Fern, Christine, in the back row.
Angelo, John, Paul and Jim in the front row.


MBCF 1997 lab photo

 Official Lab photo, 8/2/97
Fernando, Tom, Vidya, Paul and Dan in the back row.
Franz, Lee, Christine and Jim in the front row.


MBCF 1996 lab photo

 Official Lab photo, 11/5/96
Lee, Vidya, Franz, Christine, in the back row.
Tom, Fernando, Paul and Jim in the front row.


mbcf lunch

 Jim, Marisa, Christine, Noele and Paul at lunch on the Harvard Medical School quadrangle.


MBCF 1994 lab photo

 Official Lab photo, 1994 or there abouts.
Only existing picture of Vidya Kesavan


MBCF 1995 lab photo

 Official Lab photo, 1995 or there abouts.
Only existing picture of Mary Hampton with paul and Christine wearing Sequencher T-shirts.


MBCF 1993 lab photo

 Official Lab photo, 1993 or there abouts.
Karen Blackman, Christine Bogle, Paul Morrison, Lori Wirth, Jim Lee in the back row.
Elizabeth Merchant, Chuck Lilly in the front row.


Even more old pics of the lab can be found HERE.

larson cartoon
What the lab is thinking when Paul tells a lunchtime story.

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