Cell Therapy (CTSR)

The Cell Therapy Shared Resource provides state-of-the-art processing and production of cell therapy products for clinical use, expertise in the translation of cellular therapies to the clinic, and cutting-edge instrumentation supporting the development of novel immunotherapy strategies and insights on mechanisms of action for effective therapies.

Scheduling, Location, and Hours of Operation

Pavilion Building | Monday–Friday, 7 a.m.-7 p.m.
Extended hours are available for time-sensitive patient care needs. Questions? Contact celltherapyresearch@mcw.edu.
Submit a Cell Therapy iLab request

Services and Technology

The CTSR provides initial project, clinical trial, and grant consultation services, free of charge, to help users understand the technical aspects, advantages, limitations, turnaround time, and cost of services.
  • Processing of products for the MCW Blood and Marrow Transplant Program and Cell Therapy Program
  • Cell processing and product manufacturing under FDA INDs (ex: CAR T-cells) for clinical trials
  • Single-cell functional, phenotypic, and genomic assays
  • Single-cell cytokine analysis
  • Bulk, multiplexed cytokine and biomarker quantification
  • Immunophenotyping
  • Berkeley Lights Lightning Optofluidic System
  • IsoPlexis IsoLight
  • Luminex Flexmap 3D
  • xCelligence



Peiman Hematti, MD

Director, Cell Therapy Shared Resource (CTSR)


Tyce Kearl, MD, PhD

Co-Director, Cell Therapy Laboratory Shared Resource