Technological platforms

iGE3 facilities intended for the research community of the University of Geneva

  • The Genomics Platform provides access to the state-of-the-art methods in genomic technologies that enable whole genomes, exomes, transcriptomes as well as more targeted sequencing. The Genomics Platform offers a complete solution from advice on experimental design to data analysis.
  • The Photonic Bioimaging Center is dedicated to providing state-of-the-art equipment and technology for light microscopy to the entire scientific and biomedical community of the Geneva academic landscape. Specialists offer advice and guidance for each step of your imaging project starting from experimental approach to data analysis.
  • The Service for Biomathematical and Biostatistical Analyses (BioSC) provides advice and support for data management and statistical data analysis to the local community of researchers active in the fields of genetics and genomics. The BioSC is meant to be a complement to existing services.

Other services

Other core facilities and services of the University of Geneva
at the disposal of the life sciences and biomedicine research community

Core facilities of the Faculty of Medicine

All the necessary tools for research projects in life sciences. Technological platforms, analytical instruments and laboratory products.

CryoGEnic - DCI Geneva

Provides state-of-the-art equipment for electron and cryo-electron microscopy, and offers guidance for each step of an imaging project.


Provides state-of-the-art equipment, technology and methodology for image-based screening (High Content Screening – HCS) and high-throughput screening (HTS).

Plant Imaging Unit

Offers skills in microscopy to conceive and plan experiments, prepare samples, acquire images, treat and analyse pictures.

Microbiological Analysis Platform (PAM)

Provides academics and external structures with a range of expertise to address microbiological issues.