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Biological Sciences
Arts & Sciences
University of Alabama

The Optical Analysis Facility is a central service laboratory housed in the Department of Biological Sciences. The Facility provides equipment, assistance, and training for faculty, staff and students in the Department of Biological Sciences, the College of Arts and Sciences and the University of Alabama who wish to use microscopy in their research and/or teaching activities. In addition, the Facility is available to other State of Alabama agencies and private concerns on a consulting basis.


Harriett E. Smith-Somerville, Ph.D.
(205) 348-1830
Laboratory Coordinator:
Kim Lackey
(205) 348-1789