Biological sciences

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QS Ranking - Biological Sciences

Massey University is ranked by QS (Quacquarelli Symonds) as one of the top 250 universities in the world for biological sciences. QS is an organisation that ranks universities worldwide in various topics.

Quacquarelli Symonds


Metagenomics Day

Saturday 29 September, 2018

Massey University is holding practical science days for Year 12 and Year 13 high school students on our Auckland and Manawatū campuses.

The day will give students a unique hands-on experience with the molecular biology techniques that underpin DNA sequencing of environmental samples.

Metagenomics Day


Animal Genetic Services

Massey University’s Equine Parentage and Animal Genetics Services Centre offers the most comprehensive range of DNA-based genetic testing for animals in New Zealand.

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Manawatū Microscopy and Imaging Centre

The MMIC facility is available for use by organisations such as researchers, Crown Research Institutes, other teaching institutions, hospitals and commercial clients. We offer transmitted light and fluorescence microscopy, electron microscopy and image analysis and have a professional team of specialists to help you with your microscopy needs.

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Massey Genome Service

Massey Genome Service provides DNA & RNA sequencing services to New Zealand researchers and students.

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Nutrition Laboratory

Specialists at Massey University's Nutrition Laboratory provide consultancy for your food business, including nutritional testing of food products including for shelf life, food safety and product formulation.

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