Facilities and Equipment

The Department of Molecular and Biomedical Sciences is housed in Hitchner Hall, which is well equipped to do modern research in biochemistry, bacteriology, virology, molecular biology, genomics, bioinformatics, and immunology.

Equipment available for research includes ultracentrifuges, Biotek microplate readers, LICOR CLX, Nanodrop, luminometers, qPCR instruments, liquid scintillation radioisotope counters, high speed refrigerated centrifuges, biohazard chambers, tissue culture facilities, flow cytometers, electrophoresis equipment, confocal and other microscopes, and transmission and scanning electron microscopes. 

Hitchner Hall has an excellent zebrafish facility on site.  Additional facilities are available on campus for holding and breeding small animals.

For more information please visit our M&BS Facilities webpage.