Empowering modern biomedical research through biophysics

The Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics at the University of Pennsylvania is privileged to have a wide range of unique equipment and expertise to facilitate modern biophysical characterization and structural analysis of proteins and other biomolecules. These facilities, funded in large part through the generosity of the Johnson Foundation, are available for use by the research community at Penn and beyond.

Services and equipment available:

Computational Resource for Structural Biology & Molecular Biophysics:
Mass Spectrometry:
Solution Biophysics:
X-Ray Crystallography:
Additional Techniques available upon request
  • Fluorescence Polarization (FP)
  • Circular Dichroism (CD)
Kushol Gupta, Faculty Director (kgupta@pennmedicine.upenn.edu)