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Research Facilities

State-of-the-art facilities are located in the newly constructed Life Sciences Laboratory and include 1,500 ft2 of laboratory and research space containing a culturing suite, media preparation area, dark room incubation, light culture storage, cryopreservation storage, suspension culture experimentation area and analytical chemistry suite.

The PCCL is located in UMass Amherst's $160 million Life Sciences Laboratories, a state-of-the-art interdisciplinary research facility opened in 2013.

 

BioFoundry

UMass Amherst Center for the Discovery and Synthesis of Bioreactive Natural Products

Co-Founder

Elizabeth Vierling, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Senior Researchers

Michael Henson, Chemical Engineering

Li-Jun Ma, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Jennifer Normanly, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Danny Schnell, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

AFFILIATED DEPARTMENTS AND PROGRAMS

Biology, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Electrical & Computer, Engineering, Food Science, Microbiology, Molecular & Cellular Biology, Plant Biology