Technology Platforms

The technology platforms (TPF) of the University of Zurich contribute to research excellence by providing professional and efficient access to equipment and technology.

Functional Genomics Center Zurich (FGCZ)

Research and education in the field of "omics" technology.


    The facility provides expertise and state-of-the-art instrumentation in mass and flow cytometry.

      Nanobody Service Facility (NSF)

      Production and selection of highly specific single-domain antibody fragments, commonly known as nanobodies.

        Center for Magnetic Resonance Imaging at the University Hospital of Psychiatry Zurich

        Diagnostic imaging in psychiatric research.

          Center for Microscopy and Image Analysis (ZMB)

          The Center supports applications of light and electron microscopy in life science research conducted in Zurich.

            Zurich Integrative Rodent Physiology (ZIRP)

            Infrastructure, equipment, and services to analyze the physiology of rodents.

              Viral Vector Facility (VVF)

              Production of viral vectors for preclinical applications as well as related services, such as plasmid amplification, cloning of custom-made plasmids and consultation.