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CoreLab Preclínica

Core Lab: Preclinical Research Unit

Área con condiciones controladas de temperatura, humedad y ciclos de luz para el alojamiento, cuidado, manutención, producción y uso de animales de laboratorio.

¿Qué es el Core Lab de Unidad de Investigación Preclínica?

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The Preclinical Research Unit Core Lab at Tecnologico de Monterrey is designed to support and promote preclinical research and educational activities.

It aims to support researchers in developing Experimental Models for safety and efficacy tests, proofs-of-concept, and knowledge generation.

It comprises production, maintenance rooms, and experimental suites with the necessary infrastructure and equipment for the care and ethical use of laboratory animals per the Mexican standard NOM-062-ZOO-1999.

Functional structure

Estructura funcional UIP

About Core Lab

Services offered

Servicios UIP



  • Certified Veterinarians
  • Experienced researchers
  • Specialists and trained technical personnel


*All procedures are performed or supervised by certified veterinary doctors, following the recommendations of the official Mexican STANDARD NOM-062-200-1999 and guidelines recommended by AAALAC.


Why work with us?

The unit has:

1. Trained personnel for the design and development of research, education, and industry protocols.

2. Spaces and infrastructure for managing animals (rats, mice, and rabbits).

3. Trained personnel for basic procedures (blood sampling, vital signs, non-invasive pressure taking, administration of drugs or molecules.

4. Assistance in performing specialized surgeries.

5. Performing minor surgeries and euthanasia.

Who are our collaborators?

We provide services to the different schools and institutes of Tecnologico de Monterrey and those institutions and universities with agreements with Tec's researchers.

Core Bioterio

Procedure to request and develop protocols

* The Institutional Committee for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals (CICUAL) is an impartial body in charge of monitoring and promoting the humane use and care of laboratory animals. It comprises personnel with extensive experience in animal research and management.

About us





M.C. Noemí García - Leader of the CoreLab-Preclinical Research Unit

Dr. Gerardo García Rivas - Co-leader of the CoreLab-Preclinical Research Unit

MVZ, cDenC, Antonio Ruiz Uribe - Operational Coordinator and Authorized MVZ Manager

MVZ Karla Michael Álvarez Piñon

MVZ Erick Emmanuel Alanis Domínguez

Contact for reports and quotes

Dr. Noemí García Ramírez - Core Lab Leader:;