Delaware Clinical Research Unit (DCRU)

The DCRU is an outpatient research facility for adults and children

The DCRU is a “space-only” facility, meaning that investigators must bring their own staff to assist with the protocols, and is managed by Research Facility Support Services (RFSS).

Mondays - Fridays 7:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.

[email protected]

717 Delaware Street S.E.
Room 205
Minneapolis, MN 55414
Free parking is available next to the building


Tests of vascular structure (i.e., intima-media thickness, etc.) and function (flow-mediated dilation, compliance, etc.), heart rate variability, and exercise testing needs:
Dr. Don Dengel
[email protected] or 612-626-9701

The use of the Non-Invasive Neuromodulation Lab (NNL) and equipment:
Dr. Alana Lieske, Manager, Non-invasive Neuromodulation Laboratory, MnDRIVE Brain Conditions
[email protected] or 612-301-2460

The use of iDXA and PQCT equipment:
Cameron Naughton, Associate Director of the Center for Pediatric Obesity Medicine
[email protected] or 612-625-3623