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Science is our foundation—Our academic focus is on improving health through biomedical research, pharmacy education, and patient care.

The School has been number one in research funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) every year for over four decades. We train our students to think scientifically to solve health care’s most pressing problems and to ensure that each patient receives the safest, most effective, and most cost-effective treatments available.

Services and facilities

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    Be in the vanguard of medical product development and regulation.

    American Course on Drug and Regulatory Sciences
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    Access small molecules as chemical tools and for drug discovery.

    Small Molecule Discovery Center
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    Sign up for cell phone tips to make your home safer from poisons.

    California Poison Control System
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    Request state-of-the-art NMR spectroscopy for research.

    Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Laboratory
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    Access software tools for molecular visualization and analysis.

    Resource for Biocomputing, Visualization, and Informatics
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    Find resources for learning how to help your patients stop using tobacco.

    Rx for Change
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    Request renewable antibodies for human transcription factors and membrane proteins.

    Antibiome Center
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    Explore our capabilities for developing nano-scale biomedical tools and devices.

    Biomedical Micro and Nanotechnology Core
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    Request mass spectrometry sample analysis.

    National Bio-Organic Biomedical Mass Spectrometry Resource Center
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    Explore tools to characterize and interpret genomic data.

    Sequence Analysis and Consulting Service
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    Receive an email newsletter about personalized medicine and health outcomes.

    TRANSPERS Center
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    Learn the basic principles of pharmacokinetics.

    Pharmacokinetics for Pharmaceutical Scientists Course
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