About ARDL

The Advanced Research and Diagnostic Laboratory (ARDL) is a central biochemistry laboratory primarily serving industry clients outside of the University of Minnesota.

We provide the latest technology and clinical laboratory testing services to researchers and other customers via a 19,000-square-foot customized facility. 

Constructed in 2013, the ARDL facility is recognized worldwide as a front-runner in innovative design and operational excellence.

What We Provide

High-Volume Immunoassay Testing Platforms

Specimen collection and processing, specimen testing and analysis, specimen storage, and quality control and quality assurance

Mass Spectrometer Center

Sample analysis, quantitative proteomics, ssay development, assay validation


Long-term sample storage, cell cryopreservation, DNA sample storage, power back-up protection

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