MRC Institute of Genetics & Molecular Medicine
MRC Institute of Genetics & Molecular Medicine

Facilities

The Institute partnership of the MRC Human Genetics Unit, CRUK Edinburgh Centre and Centre for Genomic and Experimental Medicine provides access to state of the art scientific facilities, scientific infrastructure and business support.

Advanced imaging resource

IGMM imaging
Access to and support with visualisation and quantification of samples using cutting edge imaging technologies.

Animal models

IGMM zebrafish facility
Dedicated facilities ensuring animal welfare and the principles of Replacement, Reduction and Refinement are applied in every area of our animal research.

Bioinformatics analysis core

IGMM Bioinformatics Analysis Core
Bioinformatics support, advice and training.

DNA sequencing facility

MRC Human Genetics Unit facilities technical services
Sequencing facility, data and analysis.

Flow cytometry facility

IGMM Flow cytometry facility
State-of-the-art Flow cytometry equipment, training and expertise.

Proteomics & metabolomics

Proteomics & metabolomics
Providing insights into the genetic and molecular basis of disease.

Phenotypic discovery facility

IGMM Phenotypic Discovery Facility
We adopt a collaborative model to develop and apply novel cell-based phenotypic assay technologies across disease areas.

Scientific infrastructure

Scientific infrastructure and services to support our IGMM research.

Business support

IGMM finance
Professional services, including Design and Communications, Finance, Human Resources and Studentships support.