Beckman Center:
Innovation, Discovery, and Leadership in the Life Sciences

Beckman Center Programs

Our multidisciplinary programs promote discovery and innovation in the basic sciences and translation of discoveries into new diagnostic and therapeutic applications.

The Service Centers

The Beckman Center’s shared technology resources is comprised of four highly specialized scientific facilities that serve departments and laboratories throughout Stanford University.

About Beckman Center

The breakthroughs that took place in genetic engineering, cell imaging, and genomics in the late 1970s and ‘80s had a profound impact on the field of medicine, introducing new technologies and opening up new avenues for research in genetics and molecular biology. 

Since 1989, Beckman Center has promoted discovery and innovation in the basic sciences, accelerating the introduction and application of new technologies in basic science research and clinical medicine.


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