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Welcome To Our Facility

The Biomolecular Interactions and Conformations Facility (BICF) is an instrumentation center within the Department of Biochemistry at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.

We provide access to state-of-the-art equipment and high quality services to researchers both on campus and beyond, tailoring experiments to meet each client's own research objectives.

Our instruments allow for the efficient collection of biophysical data on proteins, peptides and nucleic acids.

Facility Details


The BICF houses the following instruments to aid in protein characterization:


There are two ways that clients can make use of our core facility:

  1. Researchers, post-doctoral fellows or students may conduct their own experiments after completing the appropriate training on the instrument of interest, or
  2. The facility manager may conduct experiments on a fee-for-service basis.

University identification cards for staff, faculty and students can be programmed for individual access to MSB Rm 394 for frequent users. To arrange this, please call or send us an email if you are interested in having access to our facility.

New User?

Please do not hesitate to contact us. We will be happy to meet with you to discuss your planned experiments, sample preparation and address any concerns.