Texas A&M University

Building Amenities

Amenities at the Texas A&M Institute for Preclinical StudiesThe TIPS state-of-the-art 112,000 square-foot facility is an exceptional setting for GLP or non-GLP studies and physcian training utilizing large animals and includes:


  • Animal Housing - 240 individual large animal housing, plus additional long-term housing with barn and pasture support
  • GLP compliant clinical pathology laboratory
  • Three 600 square-foot surgical suites, plus a hybrid imaging suite
  • Conference rooms
  • Sponsor work rooms
  • Large 150 person auditorium for meetings/training
  • Advanced imaging facilities including an MRI/Interventional suite equipped with a 3T MRI and fluoroscopy, 128 slice PET/CT

Sponsor workrooms are designed for privacy and equipped with full length polyvision glass, wifi, large split screen flat panel monitors for viewing from the surgical suite's headcam, light cam, room cam, and digital monitoring equipment.