The institute is located at the West Site of the National Taiwan University Hospital on the 7th floor of the Building lf Laboratory Diagnosis. the offices and laboratories are shared by the investigators and the graduate students. The main equipment includes a fouorescent-activated cell sorter, DNA sequencer, gene synthesizer, ultracentrifuge, insulin  perfusion apparatus, polygraph, high pressure liquid chromatograph, etc..We also share other necessary equipment with other departments in the Medical College and the University Hospital.