Department of Cell Systems & Anatomy

Research Facilities


UT Health San Antonio has an excellent library, computing resources, and laboratory animal facilities. The departmental faculty members collaborate extensively with individuals from the clinical departments in the dental, medical, and nursing schools; such collaborations are particularly important in facilitating human-oriented research programs.



The Sam and Ann Barshop Institute
for Longevity and Aging Studies



Greehey Children's Cancer Research Institute



South Texas Research Facility (STRF)


State-of-the-art laboratories are equipped for biochemical, cellular, and recombinant DNA research and include Core Facilities for the generation of tissue culture, optical microscopy and imaging, and quantitative morphological analysis.

Optical Imaging Core

Biobanking & Genome Analysis