One of the main tasks of the Department for BioMedical Research of the University of Bern is to manage animal and technological core facilities for the researchers of the Inselspital and University of Bern. Researchers have to pay a fee for the services provided by the facilities.

Other services provided to the researchers of the department include methodological support given by research group leaders, access to common research equipment and laboratories, IT, technical/mechanical, and administrative support.

Finally, researchers also have access to various seminar and meeting rooms in the different buildings of the department.