Laboratory resources are located in a 400 m2 area in the 9th floor of the Laboratory Building, Helse Bergen, Bergen.

This location is close to the Section of Pharmacology, but also to the Haukeland University Hospital, and the Preclinical Institutes, University of Bergen.

BEVITAL has modern instrumentation for sample handling and analysis of vitamins and vitamin markers in biological material, including serum, plasma and urine. The BEVITAL laboratory is organized into different analytical platforms (A - H), with personnel and equipment dedicated to specific analytical tasks.

Sample handling is carried out by robotic workstations. The laboratory is equipped with four gas chromatographs coupled with mass spectrometers (GC-MS), five gas chromatography-tandem mass spectrometers (GC-MS/MS; Agilent 7010 and Waters Quattro mico GC), five liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometers (LC-MS/MS; API 4000, API 4000 QTRAP and API 5500 QTRAP ) and one MALDI-TOF mass spectrometer (Bruker Ultraflextreme).