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The Department of Biological Sciences is housed in Life Sciences South and Gibb Hall (Richard D. Gibb Life Sciences Building). Our teaching and research facilities are spacious and well-equipped with modern instrumentation. Greenhouse and live-small animal holding facilities are available in Gibb Hall. The Institute for Bioinformatics and Evolutionary Biology (IBEST) is located in Life Sciences South. IBEST maintains state-of-the-art Computational Resources, Genomic Resources, and Optical Imaging core facilities. Electron microscopy (transmission and scanning instruments) is available in the Electron Microscopy Center  within McClure Hall.

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