Research Services – Facilities

BCNET
Provides the high bandwidth data-transport capabilities and flexibility needed for experimental, collaborative research and education.
» www.bc.net

BioImaging Facility
Light and electron microscopy services.
» www.emlab.ubc.ca

Biological Services Laboratory
Large-scale analyses, material preparations and microbiological work.
» https://www.chem.ubc.ca/biological-services-laboratory.

Canadian Centre for the Culture of Microorganisms
Maintains living specimens of marine phytoplankton, freshwater microalgae and fungal isolates.
» http://www3.botany.ubc.ca/cccm/index.html

Microbial Growth Media Service
Sterile microbial growth media room.
» https://www.microbiology.ubc.ca/resources/services/media-services

NAPS Unit
DNA sequencing, genotyping, oligonucleotides.
» www.michaelsmith.ubc.ca/services/NAPS

Mass Spectrometry and Microanalysis
» https://www.chem.ubc.ca/mass-spectrometrymicroanalysis

X-Ray Crystallography
Structure solution, refinement, analysis, and graphics output for small molecules.
» https://www.chem.ubc.ca/x-ray-crystallography

High Resolution NMR Spectroscopy
NMR analytical services and research support.
» https://www.chem.ubc.ca/high-resolution-nmr-spectroscopy

Statistical Consulting and Research Laboratory
Statistical design and analysis.
» www.stat.ubc.ca/SCARL

Beaty Biodiversity Museum Collections Databases
Herbarium – searchable vascular plant, bryophyte, fungi, lichen and algae database.
» http://bridge.botany.ubc.ca/herbarium/database.php

Cowan Tetrapod Collection – specimens are listed on VertNet, an 86 member international multi-museum search engine.
» http://portal.vertnet.org/

Spencer Entomological Collection – photos of specimens from the collection organized by genus and species are posted online.
» http://www.biodiversity.ubc.ca/entomology_pictures/

Fish Collection – the collection is indexed by FishBase, a web-based relational database containing information on practically all fish known to science.
» http://fishbase.us/museum/SearchFishCollections.php

E-Flora BC
Electronic atlas of the plants of British Columbia.
» http://ibis.geog.ubc.ca/biodiversity/eflora/

Cell Biology Media Image Database
High quality light microscopy, TEM and SEM images.
» https://www.biomedia.cellbiology.ubc.ca/cellbiol

Pacific Centre for Isotopic and Geochemical Research
Geochemical analytical facility for the solid earth, ocean and environmental sciences.
» www.eos.ubc.ca/research/pcigr/PCIGR.htm