The IOR Institute of Oncology Research is situated in the Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB). Laboratory and office space is located on the 4th floor of the main IRB building in via Vela. Additional laboratory space is available in the IRBis building in via Murate and office space in the Gallera building in via Vela.

The IOR Institute has available state-of-the-art equipment to carry out cell biology, molecular biology and genomic studies. The Institute supports various core facilities to assist investigators involved in basic, translational and clinical research programs. Training for students and young investigators is also provided.

In addition to shared equipment and research facilities, IOR and IRB provide excellent support structures. All laboratory and office computers and printers are connected to an internal network with external internet access. Medical libraries are available both at the IOR and IRB and both Institutes have access to on-line databases and scientific journals. Meeting rooms are available both at the IOR and IRB for group meetings, scientific seminars and workshops.