... understanding life in molecular detail


World-class research in the Astbury Centre is underpinned by a large amount of cutting-edge equipment and technical support. Each facility is managed by expert staff who provide first-class advice, training, and assistance. Full descriptions of each facility are available by following the individual links.

Structural Methods

Biomolecule production / purification

Identification / validation and stability

Cell Biology


Surface characterisation

Miscellaneous methods