Research Core Services

The Lerner Research Institute's Core Services seek to facilitate and advance research throughout Cleveland Clinic by providing technologies that support basic, translational, and clinical research.

Research Cores

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Medical Device Solutions

BioRobotics and Mechanical Testing Core
helps investigators advance patient-oriented research

Engineering and Design Core
technical development of medical devices, transform ideas into models

Electronics Core
custom electronics for research, medical device design and prototyping, data acquisition system design, laboratory equipment repair and maintenance

Mechanical Prototype Core
machining, fabrication, prototyping, surgical instrument customization and refurbishing

Polymer Core
medical device design, prototyping, and testing, particularly polymer related