The School has major high-technology facilities for research in, amongst others areas, genomics, proteomics, metabolomics, structural biology and optical imaging.
Facilities within the School of Biosciences include:
Houses a dedicated 128 processor computer cluster, office space and meeting facilities. Staff from the School of Biosciences as well as other Schools (Medicine, Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineering) are seconded to the Centre for varying periods of time.
Supports several dedicated facilities including (a) indoor aviaries and purpose built computer controlled monitoring equipment for behavioural studies (b) outdoor aviary and purpose built diving flume.
Administered by the Medical School which houses a range of instruments (900MHz, 800MHz, 2x 600MHz, 2x 500MHz).
Centre for Electron Microscopy
With 3 transmission and 5 scanning microscopes
Chaddesley Woods nature reserve
Where 300 nest boxes have been sited