Hypoxia Lab
A view of White Mountain from the UCSF White Mountain research center

A view of White Mountain from the UCSF White Mountain research center

 Hypoxia Lab

Leading the world in hypoxia research since 1958


Located in the heart of San Francisco, Hypoxia Lab focuses on research in:

  • Human adaption to high altitude

  • Control of breathing studies

  • Pulse oximeter testing and development

  • Tissue oximetry and clinical outcomes

  • Clinical trials for high altitude medicine

Tom Hornbein 1963

Tom Hornbein 1963