Core Facilities

Our core facilities are the pumping heart of the research effort at Westmead. We are particularly proud of how, as a partnership, we have continually developed our research capability allowing any groups who use our facilities to remain internationally competitive while also enabling unique oportunities for research collaboration

See all the cutting edge research capability at Westmead available to all our researchers!

The Core Research Facilities User Access Scheme provides small grants to support access to the core research facilities for generation of preliminary data for unfunded and/or highly innovative research

Westmead Biobank provides biospecimen processing and storage services for both biobanks and researchers.

Generating quality data using advanced technologies to facilitate translational medical research.

The Westmead Electron Microscopy Facility is a comprehensive laboratory for life science electron microscopy, offering a range of conventional and low temperature preparation techniques for transmission electron microscopy (TEM).

Westmead Genomics provides a specialized environment for conducting high quality genomic research.

The WIMR Histology Platform is a well-established open facility, equipped with modern state of the art equipment.

Bringing together the microscopes of The ACRF Telomere Analysis Centre (ATAC) and other microscope and image analysis technologies, AMC aims to enable world-leading research by providing comprehensive support for light microscopy techniques.

Seeing is believing! Microscopy is both a standard part of the biology toolkit and a highly specialised field, so we are here to help you get the best out of your samples with our advanced instruments.

Biomedical Proteomics at Children's Medical Research Institute (CMRI) is a collaborative research resource that combines applied proteomics with the development of Mass Spectrometry (MS)-based qualitative and quantitative methods for protein identification and characterisation.

The WIMR Proteomics Platform provides training, service and support for protein related research questions and projects.

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