Biological Nanostructures Laboratory
The BNL provides access to complex, high value instrumentation to support and enhance interdisciplinary research at the interface of life science and engineering, and scientific expertise in the theory, operation, and analysis of data generated from such instruments.
Take advantage of our Autoclave Pick-Up Service!
We will pick up your biohazardous waste at your lab location. We take care of the sterilizing and disposal, all you need to do is fill out the request form.
Research Services Available*
- Library preparation for Next Generation Sequencing
- Cell culture handling and experiment design
*Costs will be determined on a project-by-project basis to cover material, labor, and instrument time. Please contact us for an estimate.
- Steps to Access the BNL
- Contact BNL staff to get trained on the instrument.
- Apply to CNSI for electronic door access to the facility.
- BNL Staff will add you to the FBS reservation system
- Acknowledging Support
Please remember to acknowledge CNSI resources in scientific publications and presentations by including this statement:
“The authors acknowledge the use of the Biological Nanostructures Laboratory within the California NanoSystems Institute, supported by the University of California, Santa Barbara and the University of California, Office of the President.”