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Pioneer Valley Life Sciences Institute

PVLSI is a UMass Amherst-Baystate Medical Center collaboration. Biomedical research at PVLSI is dedicated to improving human health by developing creative new approaches for the diagnosis and treatment of disease. By coupling the unique resources of a major research university with one of the largest teaching hospitals in New England, we continue to create interactive teams of allied health professionals, life scientists and physical scientists to focus on clinical disorders and technologies.

Contact: 

Steven D. Goodwin

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Resources: 

17000 square feet of newly renovated research space complete with surgical suites animal facilities and bench space for more than fifty researchers.<br>Core facilities for animal care histology and cell culture. Other specialized equipment includes: FACScan confocal laser microscope real time PCR and robotic devices for conventional histology and immunohistochemistry.

Availability: 

Public

Research: 

College of Engineering
Biology
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