The Department of Medical Biophysics offers state-of-the art facilities located at several research institutes within the University of Toronto biomedical and cancer research communities. The Department is largely based within Princess Margaret Hospital/Ontario Cancer Institute, MaRS and Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre with additional faculty located at Hospital for Sick Children, Mount Sinai Hospital/Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute and Canadian Blood Services.
Examples of some of the modern equipment and facilities available include:
- Two 800 MHz NMR spectrometers
- X-ray crystallography equipment
- In vivo animal imaging
- A biophotonics laboratory
- High-resolution ultrasound imaging systems
This infrastructure is supported by excellent core facilities within each research institute.