The ZABAM, a Hebrew acronym for ציוד בין מחלקתי, or better translated in English, the Instrumentation and Service Center of the Life Sciences Faculty, provides a common home for sophisticated and costly instrumentation and specialized biotechnology services for scientists both here on the Tel Aviv University campus and outside Tel Aviv University's network. Instrumentation and services, provided by trained staff, are available for reasonable fees. The center makes available a wide range of capabilities including resources for molecular and cellular biology.